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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since you delivered your new baby, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO HELP ME IF I WERE TIRED AND FEELING FRUSTRATED WITH MY NEW BABY1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 860 103 11.2 9.0-13.8 757 88.8 86.2-91.0
Age
< 25 years 192 20 7.3 4.4-11.7 172 92.7 88.3-95.6
25-34 years 494 63 12.1 9.2-15.8 431 87.9 84.2-90.8
35+ years 174 20 13.6 8.3-21.5 154 86.4 78.5-91.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 477 51 9.6 7.1-13.0 426 90.4 87.0-92.9
Non-Hispanic Black 151 13 8.0 4.0-15.4 138 92.0 84.6-96.0
Non-Hispanic Other 59 *** *** *** 52 89.9 78.1-95.7
Latina 151 28 20.0 13.9-27.9 123 80.0 72.1-86.1
Education
< High School 102 19 18.3 11.3-28.1 83 81.7 71.9-88.7
High School 183 35 16.6 11.5-23.5 148 83.4 76.5-88.5
> High School 574 49 8.2 6.0-11.3 525 91.8 88.7-94.0
Marital Status
Married 557 54 9.8 7.4-12.8 503 90.2 87.2-92.6
Other 303 49 13.4 9.5-18.6 254 86.6 81.4-90.5
Medicaid recipient
No 483 46 9.6 7.0-12.9 437 90.4 87.1-93.0
Yes 377 57 13.0 9.6-17.4 320 87.0 82.6-90.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 262 35 14.5 10.6-19.6 227 85.5 80.4-89.4
2500+ grams 598 68 10.9 8.6-13.7 530 89.1 86.3-91.4

1Asked of all mothers.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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