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2008 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 1314 26 1.4 0.9- 2.4 122 8.8 7.2-10.7 361 28.0 25.3-30.9 493 38.3 35.4-41.3 312 23.4 20.9-26.1
Age
18-19 years 101 3 2.2 0.5- 9.4 19 16.7 10.0-26.7 28 29.1 19.9-40.4 31 34.8 24.8-46.3 20 17.1 10.3-27.1
20-24 years 321 13 2.1 1.0- 4.4 42 11.9 8.4-16.5 92 29.6 24.1-35.8 100 34.6 28.8-40.9 74 21.8 17.0-27.5
25-34 years 687 9 1.3 0.6- 2.9 46 6.5 4.7- 8.9 192 28.3 24.7-32.3 275 39.2 35.3-43.4 165 24.6 21.2-28.5
35-44 years 205 1 0.2 0.0- 1.0 15 7.7 4.5-12.9 49 23.6 17.7-30.6 87 43.3 36.0-51.0 53 25.3 19.2-32.5
Race
White 936 16 1.4 0.8- 2.6 85 8.5 6.7-10.8 250 27.6 24.5-31.0 381 40.8 37.4-44.4 204 21.6 18.8-24.7
Black 311 9 1.4 0.6- 3.5 32 8.9 5.8-13.5 88 28.4 22.8-34.8 93 32.4 26.5-39.0 89 28.8 23.2-35.2
Other 67 1 1.8 0.3-11.9 5 12.3 5.3-26.2 23 31.9 20.7-45.7 19 26.4 16.2-39.8 19 27.5 17.1-41.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 181 3 0.4 0.1- 1.1 17 7.3 4.1-12.5 48 28.0 21.2-36.0 61 37.5 29.9-45.8 52 26.8 20.2-34.6
No 1132 23 1.6 1.0- 2.7 105 9.1 7.3-11.2 313 28.0 25.1-31.1 431 38.5 35.3-41.7 260 22.8 20.1-25.7
Education
< High School 225 10 3.8 1.8- 7.8 27 10.3 6.6-15.7 71 32.9 26.3-40.2 58 28.3 22.0-35.5 59 24.9 19.0-31.8
High School 370 12 1.3 0.6- 2.8 43 10.2 7.2-14.3 103 29.3 24.2-35.0 113 32.0 26.7-37.8 99 27.2 22.2-32.8
> High School 715 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 52 7.5 5.6-10.0 186 25.3 21.9-29.0 320 45.8 41.7-49.8 153 20.9 17.8-24.3
Marital Status
Married 818 8 0.9 0.4- 2.1 49 5.7 4.1- 7.8 217 26.6 23.3-30.1 348 42.5 38.8-46.4 196 24.3 21.1-27.8
Other 496 18 2.2 1.2- 4.1 73 13.6 10.5-17.4 144 30.2 25.8-35.1 145 31.8 27.3-36.8 116 22.1 18.2-26.6
Income
14,999 or less 353 15 2.8 1.4- 5.5 64 14.6 10.9-19.3 108 33.2 27.7-39.2 92 29.1 23.8-35.1 74 20.3 15.8-25.7
15,000-24,999 172 8 4.4 2.0- 9.5 16 9.8 5.7-16.4 50 27.1 20.2-35.3 64 40.0 32.0-48.6 34 18.6 12.8-26.2
25,000-49,999 256 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 20 9.3 5.9-14.4 71 26.4 20.8-32.7 107 42.4 35.9-49.3 57 21.8 16.6-28.0
50,000 or more 438 0 0.0 . - . 20 4.9 3.1- 7.6 104 23.7 19.6-28.4 205 46.1 41.0-51.2 109 25.3 21.1-30.1
WIC recipient
No 731 8 0.9 0.4- 2.2 42 6.0 4.3- 8.2 189 25.6 22.2-29.3 314 43.4 39.4-47.4 178 24.1 20.8-27.8
Yes 575 17 2.0 1.1- 3.7 78 12.1 9.4-15.5 171 31.0 26.8-35.6 175 32.0 27.8-36.6 134 22.8 19.1-27.0
Medicaid recipient
No 629 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3 31 4.7 3.2- 6.9 156 25.4 21.8-29.3 279 44.2 40.0-48.6 160 25.3 21.7-29.3
Yes 685 23 2.4 1.4- 4.1 91 12.4 9.8-15.5 205 30.3 26.5-34.4 214 33.2 29.2-37.4 152 21.7 18.4-25.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 425 17 4.5 2.8- 7.0 50 12.3 9.5-15.8 113 26.5 22.6-30.9 137 31.2 27.1-35.7 108 25.5 21.6-29.8
2500+ grams 889 9 1.2 0.6- 2.2 72 8.5 6.8-10.6 248 28.1 25.3-31.2 356 38.9 35.8-42.2 204 23.2 20.6-26.2

#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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