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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? PAYCHECK OR MONEY FROM A JOB

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1474 182 11.4 9.5-13.7 1292 88.6 86.3-90.5
Age
< 20 years 162 40 22.3 14.9-32.1 122 77.7 67.9-85.1
20-24 years 401 69 17.2 13.0-22.5 332 82.8 77.5-87.0
25-34 years 726 55 6.6 4.6- 9.2 671 93.4 90.8-95.4
35+ years 185 18 8.6 4.4-15.9 167 91.4 84.1-95.6
Race
White 1006 71 7.5 5.7- 9.8 935 92.5 90.2-94.3
Black 404 103 24.2 18.8-30.6 301 75.8 69.4-81.2
Other 64 8 11.4 4.7-25.0 56 88.6 75.0-95.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 22 15.3 9.7-23.5 129 84.7 76.5-90.3
No 1320 159 10.7 8.8-13.1 1161 89.3 86.9-91.2
Education
< High School 321 85 24.6 19.1-31.1 236 75.4 68.9-80.9
High School 435 68 13.9 10.2-18.7 367 86.1 81.3-89.8
> High School 716 28 3.6 2.2- 5.8 688 96.4 94.2-97.8
Marital Status
Married 925 51 5.6 4.0- 7.8 874 94.4 92.2-96.0
Other 549 131 22.0 17.7-26.9 418 78.0 73.1-82.3
Income
15,999 or less 404 127 29.3 23.8-35.4 277 70.7 64.6-76.2
16,000-24,999 192 7 4.4 1.9- 9.8 185 95.6 90.2-98.1
25,000-39,999 212 6 2.1 0.7- 6.8 206 97.9 93.2-99.3
40,000 or more 503 7 1.4 0.5- 3.3 496 98.6 96.7-99.5
WIC recipient
No 761 31 3.6 2.3- 5.6 730 96.4 94.4-97.7
Yes 703 147 19.6 16.1-23.7 556 80.4 76.3-83.9
Medicaid recipient
No 706 15 2.6 1.5- 4.7 691 97.4 95.3-98.5
Yes 768 167 19.7 16.3-23.6 601 80.3 76.4-83.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 102 16.6 13.9-19.6 571 83.4 80.4-86.1
2500+ grams 801 80 11.0 8.9-13.5 721 89.0 86.5-91.1

#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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