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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

What were the sources of your household's income during the past 12 months? MONEY FROM A BUSINESS, FEES, DIVIDENDS, OR RENTAL INCOME

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1822 1713 93.9 92.3-95.2 109 6.1 4.8- 7.7
Age
< 20 years 227 220 96.6 91.6-98.7 7 3.4 1.3- 8.4
20-24 years 487 472 96.4 93.6-98.1 15 3.6 1.9- 6.4
25-34 years 897 833 92.7 90.1-94.6 64 7.3 5.4- 9.9
35+ years 211 188 90.1 83.6-94.2 23 9.9 5.8-16.4
Race
White 1215 1121 93.0 91.1-94.6 94 7.0 5.4- 8.9
Black 549 535 96.5 93.1-98.2 14 3.5 1.8- 6.9
Other 58 57 96.5 78.9-99.5 1 3.5 0.5-21.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 147 98.7 92.8-99.8 2 1.3 0.2- 7.2
No 1672 1565 93.3 91.6-94.7 107 6.7 5.3- 8.4
Education
< High School 394 389 98.9 96.2-99.7 5 1.1 0.3- 3.8
High School 598 571 94.4 91.3-96.5 27 5.6 3.5- 8.7
> High School 828 751 90.8 88.0-93.1 77 9.2 6.9-12.0
Marital Status
Married 1166 1068 92.2 90.0-93.9 98 7.8 6.1-10.0
Other 656 645 97.3 94.9-98.6 11 2.7 1.4- 5.1
Income
15,999 or less 541 528 96.2 93.3-97.9 13 3.8 2.1- 6.7
16,000-24,999 247 242 98.4 94.6-99.5 5 1.6 0.5- 5.4
25,000-39,999 264 255 97.7 94.1-99.1 9 2.3 0.9- 5.9
40,000 or more 614 538 88.0 84.3-90.9 76 12.0 9.1-15.7
WIC recipient
No 982 892 91.0 88.4-93.1 90 9.0 6.9-11.6
Yes 834 816 97.2 95.3-98.4 18 2.8 1.6- 4.7
Medicaid recipient
No 896 810 91.2 88.6-93.3 86 8.8 6.7-11.4
Yes 926 903 96.7 94.6-98.0 23 3.3 2.0- 5.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 361 346 95.8 93.5-97.4 15 4.2 2.6- 6.5
1500 - 2499 grams 573 537 94.3 92.2-95.8 36 5.7 4.2- 7.8
2500+ grams 888 830 93.9 92.1-95.2 58 6.1 4.8- 7.9

#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.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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