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Infant Lives with Mother*

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 1648 40 1.0 0.5- 1.7 1608 99.0 98.3-99.5
Age
< 20 years 251 4 1.8 0.5- 6.3 247 98.2 93.7-99.5
20-24 years 460 13 0.4 0.2- 0.8 447 99.6 99.2-99.8
25-34 years 750 19 1.1 0.5- 2.6 731 98.9 97.4-99.5
35+ years 187 4 0.4 0.1- 1.0 183 99.6 99.0-99.9
Mother's Race
White 1105 22 1.0 0.5- 2.0 1083 99.0 98.0-99.5
African American 478 17 1.2 0.5- 2.8 461 98.8 97.2-99.5
Other Minorities 65 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 64 99.9 99.0- 100
Hispanic origin
Yes 85 0 0.0 - 85 100 -
No 1562 40 1.1 0.6- 1.9 1522 98.9 98.1-99.4
Education
< High School 348 14 2.2 0.9- 5.2 334 97.8 94.8-99.1
High School 557 11 0.6 0.2- 2.0 546 99.4 98.0-99.8
> High School 741 15 0.7 0.2- 1.9 726 99.3 98.1-99.8
Marital Status
Married 1083 15 0.3 0.1- 0.8 1068 99.7 99.2-99.9
Other 565 25 2.4 1.2- 4.7 540 97.6 95.3-98.8
Income
15,999 or less 503 22 2.2 1.0- 4.5 481 97.8 95.5-99.0
16,000-24,999 256 3 0.1 0.0- 0.3 253 99.9 99.7- 100
25,000-39,999 264 4 0.8 0.1- 4.7 260 99.2 95.3-99.9
40,000 or more 488 6 0.4 0.1- 1.9 482 99.6 98.1-99.9
WIC recipient
No 884 23 0.9 0.4- 2.0 861 99.1 98.0-99.6
Yes 749 17 1.1 0.4- 2.5 732 98.9 97.5-99.6
Medicaid recipient
No 829 11 0.3 0.1- 1.0 818 99.7 99.0-99.9
Yes 819 29 1.7 0.9- 3.3 790 98.3 96.7-99.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 219 24 11.5 7.8-16.8 195 88.5 83.2-92.2
1500-2499 grams 539 10 2.2 1.2- 4.1 529 97.8 95.9-98.8
2500+ grams 889 6 0.8 0.3- 1.7 883 99.2 98.3-99.7

*Survey Question:
41. Is your baby living with you now?

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