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2015 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

12 months before pregnancy: Did mother feel emotionally upset due to treatment based on her race?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 892 827 92.9 90.6-94.7 65 7.1 5.3- 9.4
Age
< 20 years 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
25-34 years 525 492 93.9 90.8-96.0 33 6.1 4.0- 9.2
35+ years 166 153 91.0 84.2-95.1 13 9.0 4.9-15.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 482 462 95.3 92.3-97.2 20 4.7 2.8- 7.7
Non-Hispanic Black 207 188 93.4 88.4-96.3 19 6.6 3.7-11.6
Non-Hispanic Other 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 124 106 86.3 77.4-92.0 18 13.7 8.0-22.6
Education
< High School 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 168 152 89.7 82.3-94.2 16 10.3 5.8-17.7
> High School 599 565 94.7 92.1-96.4 34 5.3 3.6- 7.9
Marital Status
Married 593 562 94.3 91.6-96.1 31 5.7 3.9- 8.4
Other 299 265 90.6 85.6-94.0 34 9.4 6.0-14.4
WIC recipient
No 541 516 95.7 93.2-97.3 25 4.3 2.7- 6.8
Yes 338 298 89.1 84.4-92.5 40 10.9 7.5-15.6
Medicaid recipient
No 553 528 95.0 92.1-96.9 25 5.0 3.1- 7.9
Yes 339 299 90.0 85.6-93.2 40 10.0 6.8-14.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 319 291 90.4 86.5-93.3 28 9.6 6.7-13.5
2500+ grams 573 536 93.2 90.6-95.1 37 6.8 4.9- 9.4

The overall weighted response rate in 2015 was 51%. It fell short of the 55% 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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