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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

Since your new baby was born, how often have you felt down, depressed, or hopeless?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
ALWAYS OFTEN/ALMOST ALWAYS SOMETIMES RARELY NEVER
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1603 42 2.1 1.4- 3.3 132 6.8 5.4- 8.6 466 29.1 26.3-32.0 547 35.8 32.9-38.8 416 26.1 23.5-28.9
Age
18-19 years 141 8 3.5 1.2- 9.5 12 9.4 4.6-18.3 52 32.0 22.9-42.7 37 34.2 24.6-45.2 32 21.0 13.6-30.9
20-24 years 396 12 2.2 1.0- 4.9 44 10.7 7.4-15.1 116 31.3 25.9-37.4 117 30.2 24.8-36.1 107 25.7 20.7-31.4
25-34 years 840 22 2.4 1.4- 4.3 57 4.1 2.8- 6.0 232 27.1 23.4-31.1 304 38.0 34.0-42.2 225 28.4 24.7-32.4
35-44 years 226 0 0.0 . - . 19 7.8 4.3-13.5 66 30.3 23.3-38.3 89 40.0 32.4-48.1 52 22.0 16.0-29.4
Race
White 1117 18 1.0 0.5- 2.1 99 7.6 5.9- 9.7 309 26.9 23.8-30.2 417 39.2 35.8-42.8 274 25.3 22.3-28.5
Black 417 19 4.4 2.3- 8.1 30 5.3 3.1- 9.1 143 37.6 31.4-44.2 103 23.9 18.7-29.9 122 28.8 23.3-35.2
Other 69 5 8.2 2.9-21.2 3 2.4 0.5-11.4 14 21.3 11.6-36.0 27 41.4 28.2-55.9 20 26.7 16.0-41.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 208 4 1.7 0.5- 5.7 20 7.7 4.4-13.1 57 26.5 20.1-34.2 52 28.4 21.7-36.1 75 35.7 28.5-43.7
No 1393 37 2.2 1.4- 3.5 112 6.7 5.2- 8.5 408 29.5 26.5-32.7 495 37.4 34.2-40.6 341 24.3 21.5-27.2
Education
< High School 282 14 3.9 1.8- 7.9 28 9.4 5.9-14.8 90 31.4 24.9-38.6 70 29.2 22.9-36.4 80 26.2 20.3-33.2
High School 448 14 2.1 0.9- 4.5 35 6.1 3.8- 9.5 148 33.9 28.6-39.7 136 30.9 25.7-36.6 115 27.0 22.1-32.6
> High School 867 13 1.5 0.7- 3.1 68 6.3 4.6- 8.6 227 25.4 21.9-29.2 340 41.3 37.3-45.4 219 25.5 22.1-29.3
Marital Status
Married 1000 12 0.7 0.3- 1.6 72 5.2 3.8- 7.1 247 24.0 20.9-27.4 395 41.6 37.9-45.4 274 28.5 25.1-32.0
Other 603 30 4.3 2.6- 6.9 60 9.2 6.6-12.7 219 36.6 31.7-41.7 152 27.2 22.8-32.1 142 22.7 18.7-27.4
Income
14,999 or less 424 25 5.2 3.0- 8.7 50 10.4 7.2-14.8 146 34.6 29.0-40.7 96 24.3 19.4-30.0 107 25.5 20.5-31.2
15,000-24,999 252 4 1.5 0.4- 5.1 24 7.5 4.3-12.7 86 34.0 26.8-42.0 78 32.9 26.0-40.8 60 24.1 17.9-31.5
25,000-49,999 300 7 1.6 0.5- 4.8 28 5.7 3.3- 9.5 67 25.8 19.9-32.7 126 42.7 35.9-49.9 72 24.2 18.5-30.9
50,000 or more 536 3 0.1 0.0- 0.3 22 3.8 2.2- 6.4 147 25.1 20.9-29.8 225 44.8 39.7-50.0 139 26.2 21.9-31.0
WIC recipient
No 915 12 0.8 0.3- 2.0 58 5.2 3.7- 7.3 240 25.0 21.7-28.7 370 42.6 38.6-46.6 235 26.4 23.0-30.1
Yes 674 29 3.8 2.3- 6.1 73 9.0 6.6-12.1 223 34.2 29.7-38.9 171 27.4 23.3-31.9 178 25.7 21.8-30.2
Medicaid recipient
No 780 5 0.3 0.1- 1.1 44 5.6 3.9- 8.0 199 23.9 20.4-27.8 339 45.7 41.4-50.0 193 24.6 21.0-28.5
Yes 823 37 3.7 2.4- 5.8 88 7.9 5.9-10.6 267 33.6 29.6-37.9 208 27.2 23.5-31.3 223 27.5 23.8-31.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 735 27 3.9 2.7- 5.6 78 10.7 8.7-13.1 224 31.0 27.8-34.4 218 28.7 25.6-32.0 188 25.7 22.7-28.9
2500+ grams 868 15 2.0 1.2- 3.2 54 6.5 5.0- 8.4 242 28.9 25.9-32.1 329 36.4 33.3-39.7 228 26.2 23.3-29.2

#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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