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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

How would you describe the time during your pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
One of happiest times Happy, with few problems Moderately hard time Very hard, worst time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1372 392 30.1 27.4-32.9 657 48.5 45.5-51.5 188 12.9 11.1-15.1 135 8.5 7.0-10.4
Age
< 20 years 149 34 26.2 18.6-35.5 80 55.3 45.8-64.4 18 10.7 6.2-17.8 17 7.9 4.3-14.0
20-24 years 325 84 28.1 22.7-34.2 161 49.7 43.4-56.0 47 13.1 9.5-17.9 33 9.1 6.1-13.4
25-34 years 688 221 33.0 29.2-37.1 314 45.5 41.3-49.7 89 12.9 10.3-16.0 64 8.6 6.5-11.3
35+ years 210 53 26.0 19.9-33.2 102 51.6 44.1-59.1 34 14.5 10.0-20.6 21 7.9 4.7-12.8
Race
White 973 303 31.7 28.5-35.1 461 48.3 44.8-51.9 127 12.3 10.2-14.8 82 7.7 6.0- 9.7
Black 331 70 23.5 18.4-29.6 163 51.2 44.8-57.7 57 16.5 12.2-21.8 41 8.8 5.8-13.0
Other 68 19 34.8 22.9-48.9 33 37.3 25.4-51.0 4 6.4 2.2-17.0 12 21.5 12.0-35.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 194 81 42.4 34.8-50.4 85 45.0 37.2-52.9 12 7.4 4.2-12.9 16 5.2 2.9- 9.4
No 1177 311 27.7 24.9-30.7 571 49.1 45.9-52.4 176 14.0 11.9-16.4 119 9.2 7.4-11.2
Education
< High School 267 84 35.6 29.3-42.5 124 45.0 38.2-51.8 26 9.9 6.5-14.9 33 9.5 6.3-14.1
High School 378 96 27.2 22.3-32.9 197 53.1 47.2-58.9 44 10.9 7.7-15.0 41 8.8 6.0-12.6
> High School 723 211 29.1 25.6-32.8 335 47.6 43.6-51.6 117 15.4 12.7-18.6 60 7.9 6.0-10.5
Marital Status
Married 828 278 35.1 31.6-38.9 378 45.7 41.9-49.5 107 12.3 10.0-15.0 65 6.9 5.2- 9.1
Other 544 114 22.9 19.0-27.3 279 52.5 47.6-57.3 81 13.8 10.8-17.5 70 10.8 8.2-14.2
Income
14,999 or less 382 91 27.4 22.3-33.1 183 47.4 41.6-53.4 52 13.4 9.9-17.9 56 11.8 8.5-16.0
15,000-24,999 177 39 23.2 16.9-31.1 86 49.6 41.3-58.0 28 14.0 9.2-20.7 24 13.2 8.4-20.0
25,000-49,999 264 68 27.4 21.8-33.8 130 49.3 42.6-56.0 45 15.8 11.6-21.2 21 7.4 4.6-11.8
50,000 or more 440 152 33.8 29.2-38.9 207 48.9 43.7-54.0 55 11.8 8.9-15.6 26 5.5 3.6- 8.3
WIC recipient
No 740 230 31.2 27.6-35.1 347 48.6 44.6-52.6 103 13.0 10.6-15.9 60 7.2 5.4- 9.6
Yes 623 160 28.9 24.9-33.2 305 48.3 43.8-52.8 84 12.8 10.1-16.1 74 10.0 7.6-13.0
Medicaid recipient
No 638 218 34.3 30.3-38.5 301 48.6 44.3-52.8 82 12.0 9.5-15.1 37 5.1 3.6- 7.3
Yes 734 174 26.6 23.0-30.5 356 48.4 44.2-52.6 106 13.7 11.1-16.8 98 11.3 9.0-14.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 452 109 23.2 19.6-27.2 210 46.6 42.1-51.1 69 15.5 12.5-19.1 64 14.7 11.7-18.3
2500+ grams 920 283 30.7 27.8-33.8 447 48.6 45.4-51.9 119 12.7 10.7-15.0 71 8.0 6.4-10.0

#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 20MAY10

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