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2014 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 with you about? WHAT TO DO IF FELT DEPRESSED DURING PREGNANCY OR AFTER THE BABY IS BORN

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 941 233 24.6 21.5-28.0 708 75.4 72.0-78.5
Age
< 20 years 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 205 41 21.1 15.2-28.4 164 78.9 71.6-84.8
25-34 years 530 133 24.7 20.6-29.3 397 75.3 70.7-79.4
35+ years 160 49 29.1 21.8-37.7 111 70.9 62.3-78.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 500 123 23.9 20.0-28.4 377 76.1 71.6-80.0
Non-Hispanic Black 185 42 24.7 17.9-33.0 143 75.3 67.0-82.1
Non-Hispanic Other 56 14 27.8 15.5-44.6 42 72.2 55.4-84.5
Latina 181 48 23.5 17.2-31.3 133 76.5 68.7-82.8
Education
< High School 165 41 26.3 18.9-35.3 124 73.7 64.7-81.1
High School 183 45 26.7 19.8-35.0 138 73.3 65.0-80.2
> High School 592 147 23.4 19.7-27.5 445 76.6 72.5-80.3
Marital Status
Married 576 155 26.3 22.4-30.6 421 73.7 69.4-77.6
Other 365 78 21.8 17.0-27.5 287 78.2 72.5-83.0
WIC recipient
No 539 150 28.0 23.8-32.6 389 72.0 67.4-76.2
Yes 390 80 20.1 15.7-25.4 310 79.9 74.6-84.3
Medicaid recipient
No 572 148 24.8 21.0-29.0 424 75.2 71.0-79.0
Yes 369 85 24.3 19.3-30.0 284 75.7 70.0-80.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 327 80 23.7 19.4-28.7 247 76.3 71.3-80.6
2500+ grams 614 153 24.7 21.3-28.3 461 75.3 71.7-78.7

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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