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2003 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 FAMILY OR FRIENDS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1473 1196 82.8 80.2-85.1 277 17.2 14.9-19.8
Age
< 20 years 161 115 74.3 64.1-82.4 46 25.7 17.6-35.9
20-24 years 401 294 74.3 68.5-79.4 107 25.7 20.6-31.5
25-34 years 726 620 87.0 83.7-89.7 106 13.0 10.3-16.3
35+ years 185 167 92.9 86.6-96.3 18 7.1 3.7-13.4
Race
White 1005 836 83.7 80.7-86.3 169 16.3 13.7-19.3
Black 404 304 79.0 72.9-84.0 100 21.0 16.0-27.1
Other 64 56 87.1 72.0-94.6 8 12.9 5.4-28.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 150 129 84.8 76.7-90.5 21 15.2 9.5-23.3
No 1320 1064 82.4 79.7-84.9 256 17.6 15.1-20.3
Education
< High School 320 249 81.1 75.0-86.0 71 18.9 14.0-25.0
High School 435 330 76.2 70.6-81.0 105 23.8 19.0-29.4
> High School 716 615 87.8 84.5-90.4 101 12.2 9.6-15.5
Marital Status
Married 924 804 87.4 84.5-89.8 120 12.6 10.2-15.5
Other 549 392 74.4 69.2-78.9 157 25.6 21.1-30.8
Income
15,999 or less 404 282 71.2 65.0-76.7 122 28.8 23.3-35.0
16,000-24,999 192 148 77.1 68.8-83.7 44 22.9 16.3-31.2
25,000-39,999 212 169 84.7 77.9-89.7 43 15.3 10.3-22.1
40,000 or more 503 465 92.2 88.8-94.6 38 7.8 5.4-11.2
WIC recipient
No 761 667 89.1 86.1-91.5 94 10.9 8.5-13.9
Yes 702 520 76.0 71.7-79.9 182 24.0 20.1-28.3
Medicaid recipient
No 706 639 90.5 87.5-92.9 67 9.5 7.1-12.5
Yes 767 557 75.5 71.3-79.2 210 24.5 20.8-28.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 523 76.9 73.6-79.9 150 23.1 20.1-26.4
2500+ grams 800 673 83.3 80.5-85.8 127 16.7 14.2-19.5

#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 22MAR05

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