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Fees: Source of Income*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1793 1712 95.2 93.7-96.3 81 4.8 3.7- 6.3
Age
< 20 years 278 275 98.4 94.3-99.6 3 1.6 0.4- 5.7
20-24 years 497 487 98.0 95.7-99.1 10 2.0 0.9- 4.3
25-34 years 814 764 93.9 91.6-95.7 50 6.1 4.3- 8.4
35+ years 204 186 88.3 81.0-93.1 18 11.7 6.9-19.0
Mother's Race
White 1180 1110 94.0 92.1-95.5 70 6.0 4.5- 7.9
African American 543 535 97.9 95.4-99.1 8 2.1 0.9- 4.6
Other Minorities 70 67 99.3 97.8-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 91 91 100 - 0 0.0 -
No 1701 1620 94.8 93.2-96.0 81 5.2 4.0- 6.8
Education
< High School 383 379 98.4 95.4-99.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.6
High School 603 596 98.2 96.1-99.2 7 1.8 0.8- 3.9
> High School 805 735 91.3 88.5-93.4 70 8.7 6.6-11.5
Marital Status
Married 1164 1087 93.2 91.2-94.8 77 6.8 5.2- 8.8
Other 629 625 99.2 97.2-99.8 4 0.8 0.2- 2.8
Income
15,999 or less 549 547 99.6 97.4-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.6
16,000-24,999 280 274 97.0 93.0-98.7 6 3.0 1.3- 7.0
25,000-39,999 285 272 95.1 90.8-97.5 13 4.9 2.5- 9.2
40,000 or more 531 474 89.7 86.0-92.5 57 10.3 7.5-14.0
WIC recipient
No 954 880 91.8 89.3-93.8 74 8.2 6.2-10.7
Yes 820 814 99.2 97.8-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Medicaid recipient
No 899 823 91.5 88.9-93.5 76 8.5 6.5-11.1
Yes 894 889 99.3 97.9-99.8 5 0.7 0.2- 2.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 320 310 97.4 95.3-98.6 10 2.6 1.4- 4.7
1500-2499 grams 561 540 96.9 95.3-98.0 21 3.1 2.0- 4.7
2500+ grams 909 860 95.0 93.5-96.2 49 5.0 3.8- 6.5

*Survey Question:
What were the sources of your family income during the past 12 months? 50e. Fees, rental income,
commissions, interest, dividends

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