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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk to you about any of the things listed below? THE BABY BLUES (POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1485 412 26.1 23.4-29.0 1073 73.9 71.0-76.6
Age
< 20 years 190 35 15.1 9.7-22.8 155 84.9 77.2-90.3
20-24 years 380 87 23.2 18.3-28.9 293 76.8 71.1-81.7
25-34 years 733 229 28.6 24.7-32.7 504 71.4 67.3-75.3
35+ years 182 61 32.9 25.2-41.7 121 67.1 58.3-74.8
Race
White 1026 309 27.8 24.7-31.2 717 72.2 68.8-75.3
Black 389 79 20.0 15.0-26.1 310 80.0 73.9-85.0
Other 70 24 27.4 16.7-41.4 46 72.6 58.6-83.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 42 21.2 14.3-30.2 101 78.8 69.8-85.7
No 1342 370 26.6 23.8-29.7 972 73.4 70.3-76.2
Education
< High School 322 72 19.0 14.3-24.7 250 81.0 75.3-85.7
High School 422 102 22.9 18.1-28.5 320 77.1 71.5-81.9
> High School 738 238 31.3 27.4-35.5 500 68.7 64.5-72.6
Marital Status
Married 953 296 29.6 26.2-33.2 657 70.4 66.8-73.8
Other 532 116 18.8 14.8-23.5 416 81.2 76.5-85.2
Income
15,999 or less 431 105 22.5 17.8-27.9 326 77.5 72.1-82.2
16,000-24,999 168 42 26.1 18.5-35.5 126 73.9 64.5-81.5
25,000-39,999 203 58 24.8 18.2-32.9 145 75.2 67.1-81.8
40,000 or more 540 174 30.3 25.9-35.1 366 69.7 64.9-74.1
WIC recipient
No 803 245 28.1 24.5-32.0 558 71.9 68.0-75.5
Yes 669 162 23.0 19.2-27.3 507 77.0 72.7-80.8
Medicaid recipient
No 738 236 30.0 26.2-34.0 502 70.0 66.0-73.8
Yes 747 176 21.8 18.2-25.8 571 78.2 74.2-81.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 668 198 28.5 25.3-32.0 470 71.5 68.0-74.7
2500+ grams 817 214 25.9 23.0-29.0 603 74.1 71.0-77.0

#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 21JUL04

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