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Infant Lives with Mother*

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 1647 42 0.9 0.5- 1.7 1605 99.1 98.3-99.5
Age
< 20 years 244 8 1.3 0.3- 5.4 236 98.7 94.6-99.7
20-24 years 434 12 1.0 0.3- 2.9 422 99.0 97.1-99.7
25-34 years 783 15 0.9 0.4- 2.3 768 99.1 97.7-99.6
35+ years 186 7 0.4 0.2- 1.0 179 99.6 99.0-99.8
Mother's Race
White 1119 17 0.4 0.2- 1.1 1102 99.6 98.9-99.8
African American 468 21 2.6 1.2- 5.7 447 97.4 94.3-98.8
Other Minorities 60 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 56 99.4 98.4-99.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 0 0.0 - 101 100 -
No 1546 42 1.0 0.5- 1.9 1504 99.0 98.1-99.5
Education
< High School 374 12 1.4 0.5- 4.0 362 98.6 96.0-99.5
High School 539 15 0.7 0.2- 2.2 524 99.3 97.8-99.8
> High School 733 15 0.8 0.3- 2.2 718 99.2 97.8-99.7
Marital Status
Married 1096 24 0.8 0.4- 1.8 1072 99.2 98.2-99.6
Other 551 18 1.2 0.4- 3.1 533 98.8 96.9-99.6
Income
15,999 or less 477 16 1.7 0.6- 4.2 461 98.3 95.8-99.4
16,000-24,999 250 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 247 99.9 99.6- 100
25,000-39,999 255 7 1.0 0.2- 4.2 248 99.0 95.8-99.8
40,000 or more 507 12 0.9 0.3- 2.5 495 99.1 97.5-99.7
WIC recipient
No 869 26 1.1 0.5- 2.4 843 98.9 97.6-99.5
Yes 763 16 0.7 0.2- 2.1 747 99.3 97.9-99.8
Medicaid recipient
No 826 19 0.8 0.3- 1.9 807 99.2 98.1-99.7
Yes 821 23 1.1 0.5- 2.5 798 98.9 97.5-99.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 249 31 12.6 8.9-17.6 218 87.4 82.4-91.1
1500-2499 grams 522 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3 518 99.2 97.7-99.7
2500+ grams 872 6 0.8 0.3- 1.7 866 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.