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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

Percentage of women reporting that they had adequate social and emotional support available to them after delivering their baby

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 945 132 14.2 11.7-17.0 813 85.8 83.0-88.3
Age
18-19 years 52 13 20.6 10.6-36.3 39 79.4 63.7-89.4
20-24 years 225 31 15.1 10.4-21.5 194 84.9 78.5-89.6
25-34 years 507 65 12.2 9.2-15.9 442 87.8 84.1-90.8
35-44 years 161 23 16.8 10.7-25.4 138 83.2 74.6-89.3
Race
White 668 83 13.3 10.5-16.7 585 86.7 83.3-89.5
Black 197 32 13.8 8.9-20.7 165 86.2 79.3-91.1
Other 73 17 24.1 14.8-36.8 56 75.9 63.2-85.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 111 29 27.7 19.2-38.2 82 72.3 61.8-80.8
No 832 103 11.9 9.5-14.8 729 88.1 85.2-90.5
Education
< High School 131 33 25.1 17.1-35.2 98 74.9 64.8-82.9
High School 247 50 19.3 14.3-25.5 197 80.7 74.5-85.7
> High School 564 49 8.3 6.0-11.2 515 91.7 88.8-94.0
Marital Status
Married 619 74 12.4 9.7-15.8 545 87.6 84.2-90.3
Other 326 58 16.9 12.6-22.3 268 83.1 77.7-87.4
Income
14,999 or less 249 56 23.0 17.3-29.9 193 77.0 70.1-82.7
15,000-24,999 131 22 14.5 8.9-22.6 109 85.5 77.4-91.1
25,000-49,999 198 18 9.4 5.7-15.1 180 90.6 84.9-94.3
50,000 or more 318 22 5.7 3.5- 9.2 296 94.3 90.8-96.5
WIC recipient
No 527 51 9.4 6.8-12.9 476 90.6 87.1-93.2
Yes 411 78 18.8 14.8-23.5 333 81.2 76.5-85.2
Medicaid recipient
No 483 52 11.0 8.1-14.8 431 89.0 85.2-91.9
Yes 462 80 16.9 13.3-21.4 382 83.1 78.6-86.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 314 51 17.4 13.5-22.2 263 82.6 77.8-86.5
2500+ grams 631 81 13.9 11.3-17.0 550 86.1 83.0-88.7

Percentage of women who reported that since they delivered their baby, three or more of five types of social support would be available to them if needed.

#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 18APR12

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