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Persons per Room*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  0-1 Persons More than 1 Persons
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 803 720 88.5 84.9-91.4 83 11.5 8.6-15.1
Age
< 20 years 123 98 70.7 58.0-80.8 25 29.3 19.2-42.0
20-24 years 207 178 85.8 77.4-91.4 29 14.2 8.6-22.6
25-34 years 383 356 94.2 90.1-96.7 27 5.8 3.3- 9.9
35+ years 90 88 99.8 99.3- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7
Mother's Race
White 547 504 92.3 88.5-95.0 43 7.7 5.0-11.5
African American 232 197 81.1 72.5-87.5 35 18.9 12.5-27.5
Other Minorities 24 19 71.1 41.0-89.7 5 28.9 10.3-59.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 16 8 42.6 10.0-83.2 8 57.4 16.8-90.0
No 787 712 88.9 85.3-91.7 75 11.1 8.3-14.7
Education
< High School 156 123 74.7 63.2-83.6 33 25.3 16.4-36.8
High School 275 232 84.4 77.4-89.5 43 15.6 10.5-22.6
> High School 372 365 97.8 94.4-99.2 7 2.2 0.8- 5.6
Marital Status
Married 540 507 94.0 90.4-96.3 33 6.0 3.7- 9.6
Other 263 213 77.5 69.2-84.0 50 22.5 16.0-30.8
Income
15,999 or less 243 194 76.2 67.1-83.5 49 23.8 16.5-32.9
16,000-24,999 121 111 85.1 72.2-92.7 10 14.9 7.3-27.8
25,000-39,999 135 123 92.9 85.2-96.7 12 7.1 3.3-14.8
40,000 or more 253 249 97.3 92.0-99.1 4 2.7 0.9- 8.0
WIC recipient
No 442 422 95.1 91.2-97.3 20 4.9 2.7- 8.8
Yes 356 293 80.7 74.1-86.0 63 19.3 14.0-25.9
Medicaid recipient
No 415 402 95.7 91.9-97.8 13 4.3 2.2- 8.1
Yes 388 318 80.1 73.5-85.4 70 19.9 14.6-26.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 155 139 88.2 81.6-92.7 16 11.8 7.3-18.4
1500-2499 grams 252 222 86.1 80.7-90.1 30 13.9 9.9-19.3
2500+ grams 394 357 88.7 84.7-91.7 37 11.3 8.3-15.3

*Survey Question:
Data in this table are constructed from survey question 49.

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