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2006 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? OTHER SOURCE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1349 1326 97.8 96.5-98.7 23 2.2 1.3- 3.5
Age
< 20 years 134 126 96.4 90.4-98.7 8 3.6 1.3- 9.6
20-24 years 296 288 95.7 91.4-97.9 8 4.3 2.1- 8.6
25-34 years 696 692 99.2 97.3-99.7 4 0.8 0.3- 2.7
35+ years 223 220 97.7 91.1-99.5 3 2.3 0.5- 8.9
Race
White 985 977 98.7 97.1-99.4 8 1.3 0.6- 2.9
Black 286 275 95.9 91.5-98.1 11 4.1 1.9- 8.5
Other 78 74 95.2 84.7-98.6 4 4.8 1.4-15.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 182 179 96.8 90.4-99.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.6
No 1167 1147 98.0 96.6-98.9 20 2.0 1.1- 3.4
Education
< High School 219 211 95.8 90.4-98.3 8 4.2 1.7- 9.6
High School 403 396 98.1 95.3-99.2 7 1.9 0.8- 4.7
> High School 725 717 98.5 96.7-99.3 8 1.5 0.7- 3.3
Marital Status
Married 887 878 98.6 97.2-99.3 9 1.4 0.7- 2.8
Other 462 448 96.6 93.6-98.3 14 3.4 1.7- 6.4
Income
14,999 or less 357 352 98.4 95.5-99.4 5 1.6 0.6- 4.5
15,000-24,999 177 172 96.7 90.5-98.9 5 3.3 1.1- 9.5
25,000-49,999 261 253 95.9 90.8-98.2 8 4.1 1.8- 9.2
50,000 or more 443 442 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
WIC recipient
No 757 749 98.5 96.7-99.4 8 1.5 0.6- 3.3
Yes 579 564 97.0 94.5-98.4 15 3.0 1.6- 5.5
Medicaid recipient
No 679 673 98.7 97.0-99.5 6 1.3 0.5- 3.0
Yes 670 653 97.0 94.7-98.4 17 3.0 1.6- 5.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 597 588 97.7 95.6-98.9 9 2.3 1.1- 4.4
2500+ grams 752 738 97.8 96.3-98.7 14 2.2 1.3- 3.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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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