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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, how many people, including yourself, depended on this income?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
1 dependent 2 dependents 3 dependents 4 or more dependents
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1617 133 7.8 6.3- 9.7 627 36.1 33.2-39.1 488 32.0 29.2-34.9 369 24.1 21.5-26.9
Age
< 20 years 182 25 12.0 7.1-19.6 66 39.0 30.3-48.6 45 26.7 19.1-36.0 46 22.2 15.3-31.0
20-24 years 378 53 12.6 8.9-17.4 157 40.6 34.5-46.9 103 28.9 23.5-35.0 65 17.9 13.5-23.4
25-34 years 827 47 5.7 3.9- 8.3 343 36.8 32.8-41.0 252 32.8 28.9-37.0 185 24.6 21.1-28.6
35+ years 230 8 3.1 1.1- 7.9 61 22.6 16.7-30.0 88 39.1 31.6-47.1 73 35.2 27.9-43.3
Race
White 1117 62 5.2 3.8- 7.2 450 36.7 33.4-40.3 354 32.7 29.4-36.1 251 25.4 22.3-28.7
Black 428 67 16.4 12.1-22.0 148 33.8 27.9-40.2 107 27.9 22.3-34.2 106 21.9 17.0-27.8
Other 72 4 5.6 1.6-17.6 29 37.8 25.3-52.0 27 41.4 28.3-55.8 12 15.3 7.6-28.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 195 9 5.6 2.7-11.0 66 31.8 24.7-40.0 61 31.4 24.2-39.5 59 31.2 24.1-39.4
No 1419 123 8.1 6.4-10.2 561 36.9 33.8-40.2 426 32.1 29.1-35.3 309 22.8 20.1-25.8
Education
< High School 311 30 8.4 5.3-13.2 89 28.1 22.2-34.8 81 27.0 21.2-33.7 111 36.5 30.0-43.5
High School 439 46 10.5 7.3-14.9 160 34.3 28.9-40.2 122 28.4 23.4-34.1 111 26.7 21.8-32.4
> High School 862 57 6.1 4.2- 8.6 378 40.6 36.6-44.7 283 36.2 32.3-40.3 144 17.2 14.3-20.6
Marital Status
Married 1002 27 2.4 1.5- 3.9 420 37.9 34.3-41.7 340 36.1 32.5-39.8 215 23.6 20.5-27.0
Other 615 106 15.7 12.3-19.8 207 33.4 28.7-38.5 148 26.0 21.7-30.8 154 24.9 20.7-29.6
Income
14,999 or less 442 81 15.8 11.9-20.7 143 32.3 26.9-38.2 97 23.2 18.5-28.8 121 28.7 23.5-34.5
15,000-24,999 255 22 9.7 5.8-15.7 105 37.5 30.2-45.4 70 30.6 23.8-38.3 58 22.2 16.3-29.5
25,000-49,999 306 12 4.3 2.1- 8.8 116 34.9 28.5-41.8 99 33.4 27.1-40.4 79 27.4 21.5-34.2
50,000 or more 540 12 2.4 1.1- 4.9 244 40.7 35.8-45.8 197 38.8 33.9-43.9 87 18.2 14.5-22.5
WIC recipient
No 928 44 4.0 2.7- 6.1 400 39.1 35.2-43.0 298 34.7 31.0-38.6 186 22.2 19.0-25.8
Yes 676 88 12.7 9.8-16.3 220 32.4 28.1-37.1 185 28.0 23.9-32.5 183 26.9 22.8-31.4
Medicaid recipient
No 781 30 3.9 2.5- 6.2 357 41.3 37.2-45.6 269 36.3 32.3-40.6 125 18.4 15.3-22.0
Yes 836 103 11.2 8.7-14.2 270 31.6 27.7-35.8 219 28.2 24.5-32.3 244 29.0 25.2-33.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 745 75 10.7 8.7-13.2 311 40.4 37.0-43.8 196 26.0 23.0-29.2 163 22.9 20.0-26.0
2500+ grams 872 58 7.6 5.9- 9.6 316 35.7 32.6-39.0 292 32.5 29.5-35.7 206 24.2 21.4-27.2

#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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