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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care or new baby doctor visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with you about the following? THE BABY BLUES (POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 957 163 15.9 13.4-18.8 794 84.1 81.2-86.6
Age
< 20 years 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 208 40 18.3 12.9-25.3 168 81.7 74.7-87.1
25-34 years 534 78 13.8 10.8-17.6 456 86.2 82.4-89.2
35+ years 168 34 16.6 11.2-23.9 134 83.4 76.1-88.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 506 61 11.9 9.0-15.5 445 88.1 84.5-91.0
Non-Hispanic Black 185 33 17.2 11.5-24.8 152 82.8 75.2-88.5
Non-Hispanic Other 57 11 25.1 13.4-41.8 46 74.9 58.2-86.6
Latina 188 53 24.1 17.8-31.7 135 75.9 68.3-82.2
Education
< High School 172 47 26.0 18.9-34.6 125 74.0 65.4-81.1
High School 189 32 14.5 9.6-21.4 157 85.5 78.6-90.4
> High School 595 84 13.6 10.7-17.1 511 86.4 82.9-89.3
Marital Status
Married 584 88 14.5 11.6-18.1 496 85.5 81.9-88.4
Other 373 75 18.2 13.8-23.4 298 81.8 76.6-86.2
WIC recipient
No 553 82 13.9 10.9-17.5 471 86.1 82.5-89.1
Yes 396 79 18.0 14.0-22.9 317 82.0 77.1-86.0
Medicaid recipient
No 585 95 14.8 11.8-18.4 490 85.2 81.6-88.2
Yes 372 68 17.5 13.4-22.6 304 82.5 77.4-86.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 335 65 19.1 15.1-23.7 270 80.9 76.3-84.9
2500+ grams 622 98 15.7 12.9-18.8 524 84.3 81.2-87.1

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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