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2014 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 965 884 90.5 88.0-92.6 81 9.5 7.4-12.0
Age
< 20 years 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 213 190 89.0 83.0-93.0 23 11.0 7.0-17.0
25-34 years 537 507 93.1 89.9-95.3 30 6.9 4.7-10.1
35+ years 167 148 87.1 79.6-92.2 19 12.9 7.8-20.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 508 487 95.3 92.6-97.1 21 4.7 2.9- 7.4
Non-Hispanic Black 187 162 85.8 78.5-90.9 25 14.2 9.1-21.5
Non-Hispanic Other 59 45 69.6 52.6-82.5 14 30.4 17.5-47.4
Latina 190 175 90.7 84.5-94.6 15 9.3 5.4-15.5
Education
< High School 176 157 86.0 78.1-91.4 19 14.0 8.6-21.9
High School 188 171 90.6 84.2-94.6 17 9.4 5.4-15.8
> High School 600 555 91.8 88.8-94.1 45 8.2 5.9-11.2
Marital Status
Married 585 547 92.5 89.5-94.7 38 7.5 5.3-10.5
Other 380 337 87.5 82.6-91.1 43 12.5 8.9-17.4
WIC recipient
No 560 535 94.1 91.1-96.1 25 5.9 3.9- 8.9
Yes 397 342 85.8 81.1-89.5 55 14.2 10.5-18.9
Medicaid recipient
No 592 565 95.1 92.6-96.8 27 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Yes 373 319 84.0 78.9-88.0 54 16.0 12.0-21.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 338 312 91.3 87.5-94.0 26 8.7 6.0-12.5
2500+ grams 627 572 90.5 87.7-92.7 55 9.5 7.3-12.3

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** 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.

This page was generated on 27JAN17

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