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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 was your total household income before taxes?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
$14,999 or less Between 15K and $24,999 Between 25K and $49,999 50K or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1559 452 30.0 27.1-33.0 258 17.0 14.7-19.5 306 19.6 17.2-22.2 543 33.4 30.6-36.4
Age
< 20 years 162 91 53.7 43.6-63.5 44 27.1 19.1-36.9 19 14.9 8.9-23.8 8 4.3 1.6-10.8
20-24 years 370 167 45.1 38.8-51.6 91 24.8 19.7-30.8 77 20.0 15.4-25.4 35 10.1 6.9-14.6
25-34 years 804 173 22.7 19.2-26.8 101 13.0 10.3-16.4 169 20.9 17.5-24.6 361 43.4 39.1-47.7
35+ years 223 21 9.7 5.6-16.2 22 8.7 5.0-14.8 41 17.7 12.2-25.1 139 63.8 55.5-71.4
Race
White 1076 260 26.0 22.8-29.5 163 15.7 13.2-18.7 203 18.8 16.1-21.8 450 39.5 36.0-43.1
Black 414 174 42.8 36.3-49.6 87 21.2 16.2-27.1 84 20.3 15.5-26.2 69 15.7 11.5-21.1
Other 69 18 28.2 16.7-43.4 8 15.5 7.4-29.9 19 28.7 17.3-43.6 24 27.6 16.9-41.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 178 95 57.0 48.4-65.2 43 21.7 15.5-29.5 21 12.5 7.9-19.1 19 8.9 5.2-14.9
No 1378 356 25.1 22.2-28.3 214 16.2 13.8-18.9 285 20.9 18.3-23.7 523 37.8 34.7-41.1
Education
< High School 280 180 64.8 57.4-71.5 59 21.0 15.6-27.7 28 10.0 6.3-15.5 13 4.2 2.1- 8.4
High School 425 172 39.0 33.3-45.1 108 24.0 19.2-29.6 96 24.9 20.0-30.5 49 12.0 8.7-16.5
> High School 848 99 11.6 9.0-14.8 90 11.6 9.0-14.7 181 20.4 17.2-23.9 478 56.5 52.2-60.6
Marital Status
Married 971 135 13.3 10.8-16.2 117 12.3 9.9-15.1 218 23.5 20.3-26.9 501 51.0 47.1-54.8
Other 588 317 55.0 49.7-60.2 141 24.0 19.8-28.8 88 13.8 10.5-17.8 42 7.2 4.9-10.5
Income
14,999 or less 452 452 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
15,000-24,999 258 0 0.0 . - . 258 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-49,999 306 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 306 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
50,000 or more 543 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 543 100 . - .
WIC recipient
No 909 104 11.1 8.6-14.1 97 10.7 8.3-13.6 196 22.1 18.9-25.7 512 56.2 52.1-60.2
Yes 637 343 54.9 49.9-59.8 159 25.3 21.2-29.9 110 16.6 13.3-20.5 25 3.2 1.9- 5.4
Medicaid recipient
No 769 24 3.7 2.3- 6.0 55 6.2 4.4- 8.8 176 22.8 19.3-26.7 514 67.2 62.9-71.3
Yes 790 428 53.6 49.1-58.1 203 26.6 22.8-30.8 130 16.7 13.6-20.2 29 3.1 1.9- 5.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 722 233 35.5 32.1-39.1 128 19.0 16.3-22.1 140 19.1 16.4-22.0 221 26.4 23.5-29.5
2500+ grams 837 219 29.5 26.4-32.8 130 16.8 14.3-19.6 166 19.6 17.1-22.5 322 34.1 31.0-37.3

#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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