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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

Since your new baby was born, how often have you felt down, depressed, or hopeless?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
ALWAYS OFTEN/ALMOST ALWAYS SOMETIMES RARELY NEVER
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 979 35 3.2 2.1- 4.9 118 10.6 8.4-13.2 273 27.3 23.9-31.0 308 33.5 29.9-37.3 245 25.4 22.1-29.0
Age
18-19 years 64 5 9.3 3.3-23.7 13 18.5 9.0-34.2 17 20.0 10.2-35.4 14 24.5 13.2-41.0 15 27.7 15.5-44.3
20-24 years 250 8 1.9 0.7- 5.2 37 11.0 7.1-16.8 83 32.7 25.6-40.6 70 31.9 24.8-39.8 52 22.6 16.6-29.9
25-34 years 512 15 2.4 1.2- 4.8 55 10.7 7.8-14.5 137 26.7 22.2-31.7 172 36.0 31.1-41.2 133 24.2 20.0-28.9
35-44 years 153 7 5.7 2.5-12.7 13 5.5 2.5-11.9 36 23.4 16.0-32.9 52 31.5 23.2-41.3 45 33.8 25.0-43.9
Race
White 703 19 2.7 1.5- 4.6 78 9.0 6.8-11.9 199 27.7 23.8-31.9 240 34.9 30.8-39.3 167 25.8 22.0-29.9
Black 236 13 5.0 2.2-10.7 35 15.2 9.8-22.8 60 24.5 17.6-32.9 58 29.3 21.8-38.1 70 26.1 19.1-34.5
Other 40 3 4.5 0.9-20.2 5 16.6 6.5-36.5 14 34.5 18.5-55.0 10 29.4 14.5-50.4 8 15.0 5.8-33.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 125 4 1.6 0.3- 7.3 7 5.0 2.0-12.1 48 45.8 35.6-56.3 29 20.0 12.9-29.5 37 27.6 19.4-37.7
No 854 31 3.5 2.2- 5.5 111 11.6 9.2-14.6 225 23.7 20.3-27.5 279 36.2 32.2-40.3 208 25.0 21.5-28.8
Education
< High School 168 8 3.6 1.4- 9.0 14 6.9 3.5-13.3 60 36.2 27.8-45.7 36 23.6 16.5-32.5 50 29.7 21.9-39.0
High School 288 12 4.1 1.9- 8.6 41 12.3 8.1-18.3 94 32.7 26.0-40.3 66 24.5 18.5-31.8 75 26.4 20.3-33.5
> High School 521 15 2.7 1.4- 5.0 63 11.2 8.3-15.0 118 21.1 17.1-25.7 206 41.9 36.9-47.2 119 23.1 19.0-27.8
Marital Status
Married 639 15 2.3 1.2- 4.2 73 9.9 7.5-13.1 158 23.6 19.9-27.8 226 36.5 32.1-41.1 167 27.7 23.7-32.1
Other 340 20 5.0 2.7- 9.1 45 11.7 7.9-17.1 115 34.3 27.9-41.4 82 27.9 21.9-34.8 78 21.0 15.8-27.4
Income
14,999 or less 282 13 3.4 1.5- 7.5 49 16.9 12.0-23.4 101 38.0 30.9-45.7 63 25.6 19.4-32.9 56 16.0 11.3-22.2
15,000-24,999 151 9 4.3 1.7-10.6 26 14.9 8.9-23.7 45 26.3 18.3-36.4 33 23.9 16.0-33.9 38 30.7 21.7-41.3
25,000-49,999 177 6 2.9 1.1- 7.8 14 6.3 3.2-11.9 42 21.9 15.5-30.1 68 41.3 32.9-50.1 47 27.6 20.4-36.0
50,000 or more 293 5 2.1 0.8- 5.4 25 7.4 4.4-11.9 68 22.5 17.3-28.8 124 44.0 37.3-51.0 71 23.9 18.6-30.3
WIC recipient
No 549 16 3.1 1.7- 5.5 50 7.6 5.3-10.7 131 24.5 20.4-29.2 214 39.9 35.1-44.9 138 24.9 20.8-29.5
Yes 420 19 3.4 1.8- 6.5 63 14.2 10.4-19.1 140 30.9 25.4-37.0 93 25.1 20.0-31.0 105 26.4 21.2-32.3
Medicaid recipient
No 468 10 2.4 1.2- 4.8 43 8.0 5.5-11.5 110 22.7 18.4-27.6 190 42.2 36.9-47.7 115 24.7 20.4-29.7
Yes 511 25 3.9 2.3- 6.8 75 13.0 9.7-17.2 163 31.6 26.6-37.1 118 25.5 20.8-30.7 130 26.0 21.4-31.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 439 19 4.6 2.9- 7.0 63 14.0 11.1-17.5 132 30.6 26.4-35.0 119 25.8 22.0-30.0 106 25.1 21.3-29.4
2500+ grams 540 16 3.1 1.9- 5.0 55 10.3 7.9-13.2 141 27.0 23.4-31.0 189 34.2 30.3-38.3 139 25.4 21.9-29.3

#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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