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Persons per Room*

1999 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 1675 1500 90.4 88.3-92.1 175 9.6 7.9-11.7
Age
< 20 years 253 206 80.2 72.6-86.2 47 19.8 13.8-27.4
20-24 years 440 388 90.0 85.6-93.1 52 10.0 6.9-14.4
25-34 years 799 739 93.5 90.8-95.4 60 6.5 4.6- 9.2
35+ years 183 167 91.0 83.5-95.3 16 9.0 4.7-16.5
Mother's Race
White 1141 1052 92.9 90.7-94.6 89 7.1 5.4- 9.3
African American 478 405 84.7 79.2-88.9 73 15.3 11.1-20.8
Other Minorities 56 43 71.0 52.2-84.5 13 29.0 15.5-47.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 102 70 67.6 55.9-77.5 32 32.4 22.5-44.1
No 1573 1430 92.4 90.5-94.0 143 7.6 6.0- 9.5
Education
< High School 382 297 75.6 69.2-81.1 85 24.4 18.9-30.8
High School 546 478 89.4 85.5-92.4 68 10.6 7.6-14.5
> High School 746 724 98.4 96.9-99.1 22 1.6 0.9- 3.1
Marital Status
Married 1105 1034 94.7 92.8-96.2 71 5.3 3.8- 7.2
Other 570 466 80.5 75.5-84.7 104 19.5 15.3-24.5
Income
15,999 or less 478 377 78.7 73.1-83.3 101 21.3 16.7-26.9
16,000-24,999 265 238 91.1 85.4-94.8 27 8.9 5.2-14.6
25,000-39,999 260 248 95.6 91.0-97.9 12 4.4 2.1- 9.0
40,000 or more 510 503 99.1 97.2-99.7 7 0.9 0.3- 2.8
WIC recipient
No 878 827 95.5 93.3-97.0 51 4.5 3.0- 6.7
Yes 782 661 84.8 81.1-87.9 121 15.2 12.1-18.9
Medicaid recipient
No 837 808 96.9 94.9-98.1 29 3.1 1.9- 5.1
Yes 838 692 83.0 79.2-86.3 146 17.0 13.7-20.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 286 249 86.3 81.5-90.0 37 13.7 10.0-18.5
1500-2499 grams 526 462 87.1 83.8-89.8 64 12.9 10.2-16.2
2500+ grams 858 785 90.7 88.4-92.5 73 9.3 7.5-11.6

*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.