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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about ? DEPRESSION*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1138 349 27.7 24.8-30.7 789 72.3 69.3-75.2
Age
< 20 years 115 24 19.8 12.5-30.1 91 80.2 69.9-87.5
20-24 years 260 63 22.0 16.7-28.4 197 78.0 71.6-83.3
25-34 years 588 193 29.8 25.8-34.1 395 70.2 65.9-74.2
35+ years 175 69 36.7 29.0-45.2 106 63.3 54.8-71.0
Race
White 826 256 28.3 25.0-31.9 570 71.7 68.1-75.0
Black 261 73 23.1 17.5-30.0 188 76.9 70.0-82.5
Other 51 20 41.2 26.6-57.4 31 58.8 42.6-73.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 41 23.9 17.0-32.4 100 76.1 67.6-83.0
No 997 308 28.3 25.2-31.7 689 71.7 68.3-74.8
Education
< High School 191 49 21.5 15.5-29.2 142 78.5 70.8-84.5
High School 312 78 22.1 17.3-27.8 234 77.9 72.2-82.7
> High School 631 221 33.3 29.3-37.6 410 66.7 62.4-70.7
Marital Status
Married 704 239 31.4 27.7-35.3 465 68.6 64.7-72.3
Other 434 110 22.6 18.3-27.6 324 77.4 72.4-81.7
Income
14,999 or less 202 46 20.1 14.3-27.7 156 79.9 72.3-85.7
15,000-24,999 267 70 23.6 18.4-29.8 197 76.4 70.2-81.6
25,000-49,999 234 83 30.3 23.9-37.4 151 69.7 62.6-76.1
50,000 or more 377 131 34.1 29.0-39.6 246 65.9 60.4-71.0
WIC recipient
No 607 212 32.4 28.4-36.7 395 67.6 63.3-71.6
Yes 530 137 23.0 19.1-27.5 393 77.0 72.5-80.9
Medicaid recipient
No 572 196 32.4 28.3-36.8 376 67.6 63.2-71.7
Yes 566 153 23.5 19.7-27.9 413 76.5 72.1-80.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 386 135 34.3 29.7-39.1 251 65.7 60.9-70.3
2500+ grams 752 214 27.1 24.0-30.4 538 72.9 69.6-76.0

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~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.

This page was generated on 28JUL11

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