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2006 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 1284 24 2.1 1.2- 3.5 113 8.3 6.5-10.5 358 27.1 24.1-30.3 470 37.3 34.0-40.7 319 25.3 22.3-28.4
Age
18-19 years 88 3 4.4 1.2-15.1 15 18.6 10.2-31.6 24 21.1 12.8-32.9 25 30.3 19.6-43.7 21 25.5 15.3-39.4
20-24 years 290 9 2.2 0.8- 6.0 27 9.4 5.9-14.5 90 33.2 26.6-40.5 105 36.1 29.6-43.3 59 19.1 14.0-25.5
25-34 years 689 10 2.0 0.9- 4.3 59 7.4 5.2-10.3 187 25.7 21.8-30.0 252 38.1 33.6-42.7 181 26.9 22.9-31.2
35-44 years 217 2 0.9 0.2- 4.8 12 3.9 1.5- 9.5 57 25.4 18.7-33.6 88 40.4 32.2-49.1 58 29.4 22.0-38.2
Race
White 949 11 0.6 0.3- 1.5 81 8.1 6.1-10.7 268 28.8 25.3-32.6 361 37.1 33.4-41.0 228 25.3 22.0-28.9
Black 260 11 5.4 2.6-10.8 23 7.6 4.2-13.2 67 22.4 16.3-29.8 88 39.3 31.6-47.6 71 25.3 18.8-33.2
Other 75 2 8.5 2.2-27.6 9 13.8 6.6-26.6 23 22.5 13.1-35.8 21 31.2 19.3-46.1 20 24.1 14.2-37.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 5 2.3 0.8- 6.4 12 6.9 3.4-13.6 54 33.6 25.4-43.1 54 30.6 22.7-39.9 43 26.5 19.0-35.5
No 1116 19 2.0 1.1- 3.7 101 8.5 6.6-10.9 304 25.8 22.7-29.2 416 38.6 35.0-42.3 276 25.0 21.9-28.4
Education
< High School 173 6 3.2 1.0- 9.6 18 9.9 5.3-17.6 57 31.1 23.0-40.6 40 22.8 15.6-32.1 52 33.0 24.5-42.7
High School 391 10 3.3 1.6- 6.9 44 11.4 7.8-16.3 110 27.7 22.3-33.8 112 30.6 25.0-36.9 115 27.0 21.8-33.0
> High School 718 7 0.8 0.3- 2.4 51 5.9 4.2- 8.4 191 25.6 21.9-29.7 317 45.8 41.4-50.4 152 21.8 18.4-25.8
Marital Status
Married 873 5 0.8 0.3- 2.2 61 6.1 4.4- 8.4 229 24.3 21.0-28.0 360 42.1 38.1-46.2 218 26.7 23.2-30.5
Other 411 19 4.2 2.2- 7.7 52 11.9 8.4-16.6 129 31.6 26.1-37.8 110 29.4 24.0-35.5 101 22.9 17.9-28.7
Income
14,999 or less 336 15 4.7 2.4- 9.1 41 12.6 8.5-18.1 109 32.2 26.0-39.1 89 29.4 23.4-36.2 82 21.1 16.0-27.4
15,000-24,999 168 6 2.7 0.9- 7.9 16 9.7 5.1-17.7 53 31.9 23.5-41.7 64 37.6 28.7-47.4 29 18.1 11.7-26.8
25,000-49,999 256 3 1.9 0.5- 6.4 22 5.6 3.1- 9.8 68 25.3 19.3-32.5 98 40.4 33.2-48.1 65 26.8 20.6-34.1
50,000 or more 435 0 0.0 . - . 25 5.4 3.3- 8.7 109 23.6 19.1-28.7 193 43.6 38.0-49.3 108 27.5 22.7-32.9
WIC recipient
No 737 5 0.3 0.1- 1.1 58 7.1 5.1- 9.9 191 25.8 22.0-30.0 306 41.7 37.3-46.3 177 25.0 21.3-29.1
Yes 537 17 3.7 2.1- 6.6 55 9.7 6.9-13.6 165 28.7 24.1-33.9 160 32.2 27.4-37.5 140 25.6 21.1-30.6
Medicaid recipient
No 668 4 0.6 0.2- 2.2 45 6.4 4.5- 9.2 162 23.2 19.5-27.3 285 42.4 37.9-47.0 172 27.4 23.4-31.7
Yes 616 20 3.5 1.9- 6.1 68 10.0 7.3-13.6 196 30.8 26.2-35.8 185 32.5 27.8-37.5 147 23.3 19.2-27.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 564 13 3.1 1.8- 5.3 59 10.4 8.1-13.2 166 29.6 25.9-33.6 190 32.2 28.3-36.2 136 24.7 21.2-28.6
2500+ grams 720 11 2.0 1.1- 3.6 54 8.1 6.2-10.5 192 26.9 23.7-30.4 280 37.8 34.2-41.5 183 25.3 22.2-28.7

#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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