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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

12 months before pregnancy: Did mother feel emotionally upset due to treatment based on her race?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1156 1049 90.2 87.8-92.1 107 9.8 7.9-12.2
Age
< 20 years 120 97 81.4 71.4-88.5 23 18.6 11.5-28.6
20-24 years 264 235 89.6 84.2-93.2 29 10.4 6.8-15.8
25-34 years 592 550 92.1 88.8-94.4 42 7.9 5.6-11.2
35+ years 180 167 91.6 84.8-95.5 13 8.4 4.5-15.2
Race
White 839 783 92.8 90.3-94.7 56 7.2 5.3- 9.7
Black 264 221 83.3 76.7-88.3 43 16.7 11.7-23.3
Other 53 45 82.3 65.8-91.8 8 17.7 8.2-34.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 119 79.9 71.2-86.4 28 20.1 13.6-28.8
No 1009 930 92.0 89.7-93.9 79 8.0 6.1-10.3
Education
< High School 197 149 75.8 67.8-82.4 48 24.2 17.6-32.2
High School 319 285 90.6 86.1-93.7 34 9.4 6.3-13.9
> High School 637 613 95.4 92.8-97.1 24 4.6 2.9- 7.2
Marital Status
Married 712 685 96.7 94.8-97.9 27 3.3 2.1- 5.2
Other 444 364 81.1 76.2-85.2 80 18.9 14.8-23.8
Income
14,999 or less 212 169 78.5 70.8-84.6 43 21.5 15.4-29.2
15,000-24,999 269 229 84.9 79.1-89.3 40 15.1 10.7-20.9
25,000-49,999 236 226 95.2 90.2-97.7 10 4.8 2.3- 9.8
50,000 or more 378 371 98.8 97.0-99.5 7 1.2 0.5- 3.0
WIC recipient
No 617 593 96.2 93.8-97.7 24 3.8 2.3- 6.2
Yes 537 454 84.1 79.9-87.5 83 15.9 12.5-20.1
Medicaid recipient
No 576 561 97.2 95.0-98.5 15 2.8 1.5- 5.0
Yes 580 488 84.1 80.1-87.4 92 15.9 12.6-19.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 395 347 86.5 82.6-89.6 48 13.5 10.4-17.4
2500+ grams 761 702 90.5 87.9-92.6 59 9.5 7.4-12.1

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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