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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

During your most recent pregnancy, did you have any of the following health conditions? DEPRESSION1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 895 769 87.5 84.7-89.9 126 12.5 10.1-15.3
Age
< 25 years 208 168 83.0 76.1-88.2 40 17.0 11.8-23.9
25-34 years 508 437 87.1 83.1-90.3 71 12.9 9.7-16.9
35+ years 179 164 95.1 91.0-97.4 15 4.9 2.6- 9.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 488 406 84.7 80.8-88.0 82 15.3 12.0-19.2
Non-Hispanic Black 157 132 85.3 76.3-91.2 25 14.7 8.8-23.7
Non-Hispanic Other 68 63 96.1 88.8-98.7 *** *** ***
Latina 159 151 97.0 92.9-98.8 *** *** ***
Education
< High School 110 90 88.0 79.1-93.4 20 12.0 6.6-20.9
High School 195 154 78.8 70.4-85.3 41 21.2 14.7-29.6
> High School 589 524 90.4 87.3-92.8 65 9.6 7.2-12.7
Marital Status
Married 571 515 91.5 88.6-93.7 56 8.5 6.3-11.4
Other 324 254 81.3 75.4-86.1 70 18.7 13.9-24.6
Medicaid recipient
No 498 464 93.4 90.4-95.5 34 6.6 4.5- 9.6
Yes 397 305 80.6 75.4-84.9 92 19.4 15.1-24.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 286 223 75.3 69.7-80.2 63 24.7 19.8-30.3
2500+ grams 609 546 88.7 85.5-91.2 63 11.3 8.8-14.5

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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