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Fees: Source of Income*

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 1777 1695 94.7 93.2-95.8 82 5.3 4.2- 6.8
Age
< 20 years 271 270 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
20-24 years 464 456 98.1 95.6-99.2 8 1.9 0.8- 4.4
25-34 years 840 789 93.0 90.4-94.8 51 7.0 5.2- 9.6
35+ years 202 180 87.1 80.0-91.9 22 12.9 8.1-20.0
Mother's Race
White 1191 1113 92.9 90.9-94.5 78 7.1 5.5- 9.1
African American 522 519 99.4 97.1-99.9 3 0.6 0.1- 2.9
Other Minorities 64 63 99.8 98.9- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 113 112 99.9 99.6- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
No 1664 1583 94.2 92.6-95.5 81 5.8 4.5- 7.4
Education
< High School 412 408 99.4 97.2-99.9 4 0.6 0.1- 2.8
High School 585 580 99.5 97.8-99.9 5 0.5 0.1- 2.2
> High School 779 706 88.9 85.9-91.4 73 11.1 8.6-14.1
Marital Status
Married 1164 1085 92.4 90.3-94.1 79 7.6 5.9- 9.7
Other 613 610 99.7 98.2-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.8
Income
15,999 or less 518 518 100 - 0 0.0 -
16,000-24,999 276 276 100 - 0 0.0 -
25,000-39,999 269 257 95.9 91.6-98.0 12 4.1 2.0- 8.4
40,000 or more 538 472 85.4 81.3-88.8 66 14.6 11.2-18.7
WIC recipient
No 927 853 90.7 88.1-92.8 74 9.3 7.2-11.9
Yes 834 829 99.5 98.3-99.9 5 0.5 0.1- 1.7
Medicaid recipient
No 879 801 90.1 87.4-92.2 78 9.9 7.8-12.6
Yes 898 894 99.8 98.8- 100 4 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 329 321 97.8 95.6-98.9 8 2.2 1.1- 4.4
1500-2499 grams 550 531 97.0 95.3-98.1 19 3.0 1.9- 4.7
2500+ grams 893 838 94.5 92.8-95.7 55 5.5 4.3- 7.2

*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.