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Social Support: Someone to Loan You $50*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1759 328 17.9 15.7-20.4 1431 82.1 79.6-84.3
Age
< 20 years 268 68 25.8 19.1-33.9 200 74.2 66.1-80.9
20-24 years 461 95 20.0 15.6-25.2 366 80.0 74.8-84.4
25-34 years 832 138 15.8 12.8-19.4 694 84.2 80.6-87.2
35+ years 198 27 11.5 6.8-18.8 171 88.5 81.2-93.2
Mother's Race
White 1180 178 16.2 13.7-19.1 1002 83.8 80.9-86.3
African American 516 126 20.8 16.1-26.3 390 79.2 73.7-83.9
Other Minorities 63 24 36.6 22.5-53.6 39 63.4 46.4-77.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 108 31 35.6 25.6-47.1 77 64.4 52.9-74.4
No 1651 297 16.3 14.0-18.8 1354 83.7 81.2-86.0
Education
< High School 406 115 30.5 24.7-37.0 291 69.5 63.0-75.3
High School 577 135 22.6 18.3-27.5 442 77.4 72.5-81.7
> High School 775 78 8.3 6.2-11.0 697 91.7 89.0-93.8
Marital Status
Married 1155 185 15.4 12.9-18.3 970 84.6 81.7-87.1
Other 604 143 23.5 19.1-28.6 461 76.5 71.4-80.9
Income
15,999 or less 513 155 30.1 24.9-35.9 358 69.9 64.1-75.1
16,000-24,999 274 56 24.7 18.4-32.3 218 75.3 67.7-81.6
25,000-39,999 268 29 9.1 5.6-14.5 239 90.9 85.5-94.4
40,000 or more 536 52 8.3 5.8-11.7 484 91.7 88.3-94.2
WIC recipient
No 920 127 12.7 10.2-15.8 793 87.3 84.2-89.8
Yes 823 196 23.5 19.8-27.6 627 76.5 72.4-80.2
Medicaid recipient
No 873 112 12.0 9.5-15.0 761 88.0 85.0-90.5
Yes 886 216 24.5 20.8-28.7 670 75.5 71.3-79.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 325 65 20.2 16.1-25.1 260 79.8 74.9-83.9
1500-2499 grams 545 115 22.4 19.0-26.3 430 77.6 73.7-81.0
2500+ grams 884 148 17.6 15.1-20.3 736 82.4 79.7-84.9

*Survey Question:
Since your delivery, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? 57a.
Someone to loan me $50

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