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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Number of Rooms in Place Mother Lives*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
1 to 3 rooms 4 to 5 rooms 6 to 7 rooms 8 or more rooms
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1527 68 4.5 3.4- 6.0 600 37.7 34.7-40.8 642 42.1 39.0-45.2 217 15.7 13.6-18.1
Age
< 20 years 195 8 6.3 3.0-13.0 92 45.8 36.8-55.1 71 30.3 22.6-39.3 24 17.6 11.4-26.1
20-24 years 402 27 7.1 4.5-11.1 206 53.6 47.5-59.6 145 34.4 28.9-40.4 24 4.9 2.9- 8.1
25-34 years 744 25 2.6 1.5- 4.5 261 32.0 28.1-36.3 334 46.8 42.4-51.2 124 18.6 15.4-22.3
35+ years 186 8 4.7 2.0-10.2 41 18.2 12.5-25.8 92 51.2 42.4-59.8 45 26.0 19.0-34.4
Race
White 1059 29 2.7 1.8- 4.2 408 37.6 34.2-41.2 460 43.2 39.6-46.8 162 16.5 14.0-19.4
Black 397 28 8.0 4.9-12.7 163 36.5 30.3-43.3 162 41.6 35.1-48.4 44 13.9 9.7-19.4
Other 71 11 16.2 8.2-29.2 29 44.2 31.0-58.3 20 28.0 17.2-42.1 11 11.7 5.4-23.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 162 11 8.1 4.2-15.0 77 45.2 36.3-54.6 62 38.6 30.0-48.0 12 8.0 4.2-14.7
No 1365 57 4.0 2.9- 5.6 523 36.7 33.6-40.0 580 42.5 39.3-45.8 205 16.7 14.4-19.3
Education
< High School 344 27 7.6 4.8-11.8 167 49.1 42.6-55.6 120 33.3 27.5-39.7 30 10.0 6.6-14.8
High School 436 21 5.4 3.1- 9.0 222 46.8 40.8-52.9 163 39.5 33.7-45.6 30 8.3 5.5-12.4
> High School 744 20 2.5 1.5- 4.3 210 26.8 23.1-30.8 358 48.1 43.7-52.4 156 22.6 19.1-26.5
Marital Status
Married 968 33 2.9 1.9- 4.5 328 32.6 29.2-36.3 438 46.0 42.3-49.8 169 18.4 15.7-21.5
Other 559 35 7.8 5.2-11.4 272 48.0 42.5-53.4 204 34.1 29.1-39.4 48 10.2 7.3-14.2
Income
15,999 or less 456 34 8.2 5.5-12.2 246 51.4 45.4-57.3 149 34.2 28.8-40.1 27 6.2 3.8- 9.9
16,000-24,999 171 8 3.8 1.4- 9.7 93 56.7 47.1-65.8 64 34.1 25.7-43.6 6 5.4 2.3-12.1
25,000-39,999 205 6 2.9 1.0- 7.8 99 47.4 39.0-55.9 89 44.5 36.2-53.1 11 5.3 2.5-10.7
40,000 or more 546 8 1.5 0.6- 3.3 113 19.7 16.1-24.0 279 51.3 46.4-56.3 146 27.5 23.3-32.1
WIC recipient
No 830 25 2.4 1.5- 4.1 243 27.9 24.3-31.7 402 48.7 44.5-52.8 160 21.0 17.9-24.6
Yes 684 43 7.2 5.1-10.2 352 50.4 45.6-55.1 236 34.1 29.7-38.7 53 8.3 6.0-11.5
Medicaid recipient
No 751 18 2.5 1.4- 4.2 199 25.7 22.1-29.6 373 49.3 45.0-53.5 161 22.6 19.2-26.3
Yes 776 50 6.8 4.8- 9.5 401 50.9 46.4-55.4 269 34.2 30.0-38.6 56 8.1 5.9-11.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 683 32 5.0 3.6- 6.9 290 42.8 39.2-46.5 283 41.3 37.7-45.0 78 10.9 8.9-13.4
2500+ grams 844 36 4.5 3.2- 6.1 310 37.2 34.0-40.6 359 42.2 38.9-45.5 139 16.1 13.8-18.7

*Data in this table are constructed from survey question 66. Which rooms are in the house, apartment, or trailer where you live?

#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 23JUL04

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