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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

What were the sources of your household's income during the past 12 months? MONEY FROM A BUSINESS, FEES, DIVIDENDS, OR RENTAL INCOME

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1662 1577 94.6 93.0-95.8 85 5.4 4.2- 7.0
Age
< 20 years 228 225 97.2 91.8-99.1 3 2.8 0.9- 8.2
20-24 years 440 432 96.8 93.7-98.4 8 3.2 1.6- 6.3
25-34 years 807 750 92.6 90.0-94.6 57 7.4 5.4-10.0
35+ years 187 170 94.4 88.5-97.3 17 5.6 2.7-11.5
Race
White 1128 1061 94.6 92.8-96.0 67 5.4 4.0- 7.2
Black 474 457 94.1 89.8-96.7 17 5.9 3.3-10.2
Other 60 59 97.1 82.1-99.6 1 2.9 0.4-17.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 177 175 98.3 93.4-99.6 2 1.7 0.4- 6.6
No 1483 1401 94.0 92.2-95.4 82 6.0 4.6- 7.8
Education
< High School 366 362 98.3 95.0-99.4 4 1.7 0.6- 5.0
High School 517 507 97.4 94.5-98.8 10 2.6 1.2- 5.5
> High School 774 704 91.0 88.1-93.2 70 9.0 6.8-11.9
Marital Status
Married 1050 971 92.4 90.1-94.2 79 7.6 5.8- 9.9
Other 612 606 98.8 96.6-99.6 6 1.2 0.4- 3.4
Income
15,999 or less 512 508 99.0 96.4-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.6
16,000-24,999 183 181 98.0 92.2-99.5 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8
25,000-39,999 250 240 94.5 89.1-97.3 10 5.5 2.7-10.9
40,000 or more 559 494 89.3 85.7-92.1 65 10.7 7.9-14.3
WIC recipient
No 862 789 91.2 88.5-93.3 73 8.8 6.7-11.5
Yes 791 779 98.1 96.2-99.1 12 1.9 0.9- 3.8
Medicaid recipient
No 826 752 91.0 88.2-93.1 74 9.0 6.9-11.8
Yes 836 825 98.4 96.6-99.2 11 1.6 0.8- 3.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 322 306 95.4 92.8-97.0 16 4.6 3.0- 7.2
1500 - 2499 grams 500 480 96.4 94.5-97.6 20 3.6 2.4- 5.5
2500+ grams 840 791 94.4 92.7-95.8 49 5.6 4.2- 7.3

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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