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Source of Income: Social security,etc *

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 849 798 94.8 92.3-96.6 51 5.2 3.4- 7.7
Age
< 20 years 128 117 88.8 78.4-94.5 11 11.2 5.5-21.6
20-24 years 223 212 98.3 93.3-99.6 11 1.7 0.4- 6.7
25-34 years 402 381 95.4 91.6-97.6 21 4.6 2.4- 8.4
35+ years 96 88 93.7 84.2-97.7 8 6.3 2.3-15.8
Mother's Race
White 571 552 96.2 93.1-97.9 19 3.8 2.1- 6.9
African American 253 222 90.9 84.6-94.8 31 9.1 5.2-15.4
Other Minorities 25 24 99.4 95.9-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 19 100 - 0 0.0 -
No 830 779 94.7 92.2-96.5 51 5.3 3.5- 7.8
Education
< High School 166 150 91.0 82.2-95.7 16 9.0 4.3-17.8
High School 293 274 96.4 92.5-98.3 19 3.6 1.7- 7.5
> High School 390 374 95.5 91.7-97.6 16 4.5 2.4- 8.3
Marital Status
Married 566 547 97.1 94.6-98.5 19 2.9 1.5- 5.4
Other 283 251 90.4 84.1-94.3 32 9.6 5.7-15.9
Income
15,999 or less 265 238 92.4 86.2-96.0 27 7.6 4.0-13.8
16,000-24,999 132 126 92.6 81.9-97.2 6 7.4 2.8-18.1
25,000-39,999 140 131 97.1 90.9-99.1 9 2.9 0.9- 9.1
40,000 or more 261 257 97.5 93.4-99.1 4 2.5 0.9- 6.6
WIC recipient
No 464 449 97.8 95.2-99.0 15 2.2 1.0- 4.8
Yes 379 343 91.5 86.6-94.7 36 8.5 5.3-13.4
Medicaid recipient
No 434 424 97.8 95.2-99.0 10 2.2 1.0- 4.8
Yes 415 374 91.5 86.6-94.7 41 8.5 5.3-13.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 171 152 88.4 82.5-92.5 19 11.6 7.5-17.5
1500-2499 grams 266 253 94.8 91.1-97.0 13 5.2 3.0- 8.9
2500+ grams 410 391 95.0 92.2-96.8 19 5.0 3.2- 7.8

*Survey Question:
What were the sources of your family income during the past 12 months?
50f. Social Security, Worker's Compensation, veterans benefits, or pensions

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.