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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? SOCIAL SECURITY, WORKERS' COMPENSATION, VETERAN BENEFITS, OR PENSIONS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1822 1744 96.2 94.8-97.2 78 3.8 2.8- 5.2
Age
< 20 years 227 210 95.0 89.6-97.7 17 5.0 2.3-10.4
20-24 years 486 461 95.0 91.5-97.1 25 5.0 2.9- 8.5
25-34 years 896 867 96.8 94.8-98.0 29 3.2 2.0- 5.2
35+ years 213 206 97.8 92.8-99.3 7 2.2 0.7- 7.2
Race
White 1214 1175 96.7 95.1-97.8 39 3.3 2.2- 4.9
Black 550 515 94.8 91.2-96.9 35 5.2 3.1- 8.8
Other 58 54 94.8 77.5-99.0 4 5.2 1.0-22.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 148 144 96.4 89.8-98.8 4 3.6 1.2-10.2
No 1673 1599 96.1 94.7-97.2 74 3.9 2.8- 5.3
Education
< High School 395 369 93.2 89.0-95.9 26 6.8 4.1-11.0
High School 596 561 95.1 92.2-96.9 35 4.9 3.1- 7.8
> High School 829 812 98.5 97.0-99.3 17 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Marital Status
Married 1164 1137 97.8 96.5-98.7 27 2.2 1.3- 3.5
Other 658 607 92.8 89.5-95.2 51 7.2 4.8-10.5
Income
15,999 or less 541 500 92.3 88.5-94.9 41 7.7 5.1-11.5
16,000-24,999 247 238 98.2 94.6-99.4 9 1.8 0.6- 5.4
25,000-39,999 264 255 97.0 92.9-98.7 9 3.0 1.3- 7.1
40,000 or more 613 601 98.7 97.0-99.5 12 1.3 0.5- 3.0
WIC recipient
No 981 957 98.3 96.9-99.1 24 1.7 0.9- 3.1
Yes 835 782 94.0 91.5-95.9 53 6.0 4.1- 8.5
Medicaid recipient
No 896 875 97.6 95.9-98.7 21 2.4 1.3- 4.1
Yes 926 869 94.7 92.3-96.3 57 5.3 3.7- 7.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 361 335 92.7 89.8-94.8 26 7.3 5.2-10.2
1500 - 2499 grams 573 553 96.5 94.7-97.7 20 3.5 2.3- 5.3
2500+ grams 888 856 96.2 94.7-97.3 32 3.8 2.7- 5.3

#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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