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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

During the 12 months before your new baby was born, what were the sources of your household''s income? CHILD SUPPORT OR ALIMONY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1575 1479 93.3 91.5-94.7 96 6.7 5.3- 8.5
Age
< 20 years 166 156 93.1 85.6-96.8 10 6.9 3.2-14.4
20-24 years 410 391 94.6 90.9-96.8 19 5.4 3.2- 9.1
25-34 years 804 745 92.1 89.3-94.1 59 7.9 5.9-10.7
35+ years 195 187 95.9 90.4-98.3 8 4.1 1.7- 9.6
Race
White 1085 1044 95.8 94.1-97.1 41 4.2 2.9- 5.9
Black 425 374 84.3 78.7-88.6 51 15.7 11.4-21.3
Other 65 61 96.7 87.9-99.2 4 3.3 0.8-12.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 179 178 99.9 99.5- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
No 1396 1301 92.1 90.0-93.8 95 7.9 6.2-10.0
Education
< High School 321 293 92.7 88.3-95.6 28 7.3 4.4-11.7
High School 452 419 90.7 86.4-93.7 33 9.3 6.3-13.6
> High School 799 764 95.1 92.9-96.7 35 4.9 3.3- 7.1
Marital Status
Married 966 930 95.8 94.0-97.1 36 4.2 2.9- 6.0
Other 609 549 89.4 85.7-92.2 60 10.6 7.8-14.3
Income
14,999 or less 467 427 90.2 86.0-93.2 40 9.8 6.8-14.0
15,000-24,999 245 230 94.3 89.2-97.1 15 5.7 2.9-10.8
25,000-49,999 319 296 92.3 87.8-95.2 23 7.7 4.8-12.2
50,000 or more 420 410 97.0 94.2-98.4 10 3.0 1.6- 5.8
WIC recipient
No 796 766 96.6 94.8-97.8 30 3.4 2.2- 5.2
Yes 766 701 90.0 86.9-92.5 65 10.0 7.5-13.1
Medicaid recipient
No 722 702 97.0 95.0-98.2 20 3.0 1.8- 5.0
Yes 853 777 90.3 87.4-92.5 76 9.7 7.5-12.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 707 667 93.6 91.4-95.2 40 6.4 4.8- 8.6
2500+ grams 868 812 93.3 91.3-94.8 56 6.7 5.2- 8.7

#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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