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Persons per Room*

1998 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 1701 1538 90.3 88.1-92.0 163 9.7 8.0-11.9
Age
< 20 years 265 227 83.0 75.6-88.5 38 17.0 11.5-24.4
20-24 years 475 413 86.7 81.8-90.4 62 13.3 9.6-18.2
25-34 years 769 717 93.2 90.4-95.2 52 6.8 4.8- 9.6
35+ years 192 181 97.1 92.4-98.9 11 2.9 1.1- 7.6
Mother's Race
White 1130 1052 92.4 90.0-94.3 78 7.6 5.7-10.0
African American 505 435 85.1 80.2-89.0 70 14.9 11.0-19.8
Other Minorities 66 51 81.5 66.7-90.6 15 18.5 9.4-33.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 81 57 66.0 51.8-77.9 24 34.0 22.1-48.2
No 1619 1480 92.1 90.2-93.7 139 7.9 6.3- 9.8
Education
< High School 356 284 77.6 70.8-83.1 72 22.4 16.9-29.2
High School 573 519 91.1 87.5-93.7 54 8.9 6.3-12.5
> High School 771 735 96.0 93.8-97.4 36 4.0 2.6- 6.2
Marital Status
Married 1109 1033 93.3 91.1-95.1 76 6.7 4.9- 8.9
Other 592 505 83.9 79.3-87.7 87 16.1 12.3-20.7
Income
15,999 or less 515 431 82.4 77.3-86.6 84 17.6 13.4-22.7
16,000-24,999 270 240 89.2 83.4-93.2 30 10.8 6.8-16.6
25,000-39,999 276 262 93.0 87.6-96.2 14 7.0 3.8-12.4
40,000 or more 503 491 99.1 97.5-99.7 12 0.9 0.3- 2.5
WIC recipient
No 909 871 96.4 94.3-97.7 38 3.6 2.3- 5.7
Yes 776 653 82.9 78.9-86.2 123 17.1 13.8-21.1
Medicaid recipient
No 849 826 97.5 95.7-98.6 23 2.5 1.4- 4.3
Yes 852 712 82.2 78.3-85.6 140 17.8 14.4-21.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 289 263 90.2 85.9-93.3 26 9.8 6.7-14.1
1500-2499 grams 531 470 87.3 84.0-90.1 61 12.7 9.9-16.0
2500+ grams 878 803 90.5 88.2-92.3 75 9.5 7.7-11.8

*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.