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2015 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? 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 863 199 21.6 18.6-25.0 664 78.4 75.0-81.4
Age
< 20 years 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 152 40 24.5 17.2-33.7 112 75.5 66.3-82.8
25-34 years 510 113 21.2 17.4-25.5 397 78.8 74.5-82.6
35+ years 162 40 23.1 16.4-31.6 122 76.9 68.4-83.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 471 109 22.4 18.3-27.1 362 77.6 72.9-81.7
Non-Hispanic Black 195 33 12.5 7.8-19.4 162 87.5 80.6-92.2
Non-Hispanic Other 60 23 44.6 30.3-59.7 37 55.4 40.3-69.7
Latina 121 28 19.4 12.7-28.4 93 80.6 71.6-87.3
Education
< High School 111 18 19.1 11.2-30.6 93 80.9 69.4-88.8
High School 154 39 22.4 15.7-30.9 115 77.6 69.1-84.3
> High School 592 141 22.1 18.5-26.2 451 77.9 73.8-81.5
Marital Status
Married 585 139 24.1 20.3-28.4 446 75.9 71.6-79.7
Other 278 60 17.2 12.6-23.2 218 82.8 76.8-87.4
WIC recipient
No 526 133 24.3 20.3-28.8 393 75.7 71.2-79.7
Yes 326 63 17.9 13.4-23.4 263 82.1 76.6-86.6
Medicaid recipient
No 544 140 25.3 21.3-29.8 404 74.7 70.2-78.7
Yes 319 59 16.2 11.9-21.6 260 83.8 78.4-88.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 299 73 24.4 19.9-29.6 226 75.6 70.4-80.1
2500+ grams 564 126 21.4 18.1-25.1 438 78.6 74.9-81.9

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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