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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 TALK WITH ABOUT MY PROBLEMS1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 869 89 10.8 8.5-13.7 780 89.2 86.3-91.5
Age
< 25 years 195 20 11.8 7.1-18.8 175 88.2 81.2-92.9
25-34 years 498 58 11.8 8.7-15.8 440 88.2 84.2-91.3
35+ years 176 11 6.7 3.2-13.6 165 93.3 86.4-96.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 484 38 8.3 5.8-11.9 446 91.7 88.1-94.2
Non-Hispanic Black 153 26 17.3 10.7-26.6 127 82.7 73.4-89.3
Non-Hispanic Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 150 11 7.9 4.2-14.3 139 92.1 85.7-95.8
Education
< High School 102 14 9.3 5.0-16.7 88 90.7 83.3-95.0
High School 184 31 18.3 12.4-26.3 153 81.7 73.7-87.6
> High School 582 44 8.5 6.0-12.0 538 91.5 88.0-94.0
Marital Status
Married 564 37 6.1 4.3- 8.6 527 93.9 91.4-95.7
Other 305 52 18.4 13.4-24.8 253 81.6 75.2-86.6
Medicaid recipient
No 489 27 6.2 4.1- 9.3 462 93.8 90.7-95.9
Yes 380 62 16.2 12.0-21.5 318 83.8 78.5-88.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 265 34 14.4 10.5-19.5 231 85.6 80.5-89.5
2500+ grams 604 55 10.5 8.0-13.7 549 89.5 86.3-92.0

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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