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2007 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 1664 1575 94.9 93.3-96.1 89 5.1 3.9- 6.7
Age
< 20 years 195 182 91.9 85.2-95.7 13 8.1 4.3-14.8
20-24 years 398 379 95.2 91.7-97.3 19 4.8 2.7- 8.3
25-34 years 840 793 95.3 93.1-96.8 47 4.7 3.2- 6.9
35+ years 231 221 95.5 90.3-97.9 10 4.5 2.1- 9.7
Race
White 1151 1107 95.8 94.0-97.0 44 4.2 3.0- 6.0
Black 439 397 92.1 87.8-95.0 42 7.9 5.0-12.2
Other 74 71 94.9 82.6-98.6 3 5.1 1.4-17.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 214 208 99.0 96.6-99.7 6 1.0 0.3- 3.4
No 1447 1364 94.0 92.2-95.5 83 6.0 4.5- 7.8
Education
< High School 335 311 94.5 90.6-96.8 24 5.5 3.2- 9.4
High School 452 422 93.0 89.3-95.5 30 7.0 4.5-10.7
> High School 871 836 96.1 94.0-97.5 35 3.9 2.5- 6.0
Marital Status
Married 1012 973 96.4 94.7-97.6 39 3.6 2.4- 5.3
Other 652 602 92.8 89.7-95.0 50 7.2 5.0-10.3
Income
14,999 or less 452 410 90.7 86.6-93.7 42 9.3 6.3-13.4
15,000-24,999 258 238 94.8 90.3-97.3 20 5.2 2.7- 9.7
25,000-49,999 306 292 93.9 89.1-96.6 14 6.1 3.4-10.9
50,000 or more 543 534 98.9 97.3-99.6 9 1.1 0.4- 2.7
WIC recipient
No 944 912 96.2 94.2-97.5 32 3.8 2.5- 5.8
Yes 705 648 93.2 90.4-95.2 57 6.8 4.8- 9.6
Medicaid recipient
No 790 777 98.5 96.9-99.3 13 1.5 0.7- 3.1
Yes 874 798 91.9 89.2-93.9 76 8.1 6.1-10.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 766 719 93.6 91.6-95.1 47 6.4 4.9- 8.4
2500+ grams 898 856 95.0 93.3-96.3 42 5.0 3.7- 6.7

#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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