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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I VISITED A HEALTH CARE WORKER TO BE CHECKED OR TREATED FOR FOR DEPRESSION OR ANXIETY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 955 812 87.2 84.6-89.4 143 12.8 10.6-15.4
Age
< 20 years 71 57 77.7 63.8-87.4 14 22.3 12.6-36.2
20-24 years 237 204 90.1 85.1-93.6 33 9.9 6.4-14.9
25-34 years 499 426 87.8 84.2-90.7 73 12.2 9.3-15.8
35+ years 148 125 85.2 77.2-90.8 23 14.8 9.2-22.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 523 421 84.9 81.2-88.0 102 15.1 12.0-18.8
Non-Hispanic Black 246 215 86.5 80.1-91.1 31 13.5 8.9-19.9
Non-Hispanic Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 174 145 84.5 77.0-89.9 29 15.5 10.1-23.0
High School 193 160 86.4 79.8-91.0 33 13.6 9.0-20.2
> High School 587 506 88.4 85.2-90.9 81 11.6 9.1-14.8
Marital Status
Married 559 486 90.0 87.0-92.4 73 10.0 7.6-13.0
Other 395 326 83.4 78.5-87.4 69 16.6 12.6-21.5
WIC recipient
No 465 405 89.4 85.9-92.1 60 10.6 7.9-14.1
Yes 484 403 85.4 81.3-88.7 81 14.6 11.3-18.7
Medicaid recipient
No 407 357 89.1 85.3-92.0 50 10.9 8.0-14.7
Yes 548 455 85.8 82.0-88.9 93 14.2 11.1-18.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 328 260 78.6 73.4-83.0 68 21.4 17.0-26.6
2500+ grams 627 552 88.0 85.1-90.3 75 12.0 9.7-14.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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