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2010 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 ? THE BABY BLUES (POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 967 211 22.4 19.5-25.6 756 77.6 74.4-80.5
Age
< 20 years 82 13 16.4 8.8-28.5 69 83.6 71.5-91.2
20-24 years 223 39 16.3 11.4-22.7 184 83.7 77.3-88.6
25-34 years 502 115 24.0 19.9-28.5 387 76.0 71.5-80.1
35+ years 160 44 32.5 24.4-41.8 116 67.5 58.2-75.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 593 119 20.4 16.9-24.3 474 79.6 75.7-83.1
Non-Hispanic Black 205 41 19.6 13.9-27.0 164 80.4 73.0-86.1
Non-Hispanic Other 52 18 33.2 20.1-49.4 34 66.8 50.6-79.9
Latina 111 32 30.9 21.9-41.6 79 69.1 58.4-78.1
Education
< High School 152 31 20.9 14.0-30.0 121 79.1 70.0-86.0
High School 249 54 21.5 16.2-27.9 195 78.5 72.1-83.8
> High School 563 124 23.0 19.3-27.1 439 77.0 72.9-80.7
Marital Status
Married 619 141 23.1 19.5-27.1 478 76.9 72.9-80.5
Other 348 70 21.4 16.7-27.0 278 78.6 73.0-83.3
WIC recipient
No 528 136 26.6 22.5-31.2 392 73.4 68.8-77.5
Yes 434 74 18.2 14.3-22.9 360 81.8 77.1-85.7
Medicaid recipient
No 475 109 24.4 20.2-29.1 366 75.6 70.9-79.8
Yes 492 102 20.8 16.9-25.4 390 79.2 74.6-83.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 65 19.8 15.8-24.5 260 80.2 75.5-84.2
2500+ grams 642 146 22.6 19.5-26.1 496 77.4 73.9-80.5

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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