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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

Number of Sources of Income*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
One source Two sources 3 or more sources
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1525 901 62.3 59.2-65.3 444 28.2 25.4-31.1 180 9.5 7.9-11.5
Age
< 20 years 195 89 47.6 38.5-56.9 68 35.9 27.5-45.3 38 16.4 10.7-24.4
20-24 years 395 228 58.2 52.0-64.2 112 28.2 23.0-34.1 55 13.5 9.8-18.4
25-34 years 747 460 66.3 62.1-70.4 218 27.3 23.6-31.4 69 6.3 4.5- 8.7
35+ years 188 124 68.4 59.8-75.9 46 24.2 17.5-32.4 18 7.4 4.0-13.5
Race
White 1049 682 66.9 63.4-70.2 285 25.7 22.7-29.0 82 7.4 5.7- 9.5
Black 403 166 44.4 37.8-51.2 143 37.7 31.3-44.4 94 17.9 13.4-23.5
Other 73 53 72.6 58.7-83.2 16 22.4 13.0-36.0 4 4.9 1.4-15.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 159 102 63.3 53.8-71.8 47 30.2 22.3-39.5 10 6.5 3.1-13.1
No 1366 799 62.2 58.9-65.3 397 27.9 25.0-31.0 170 9.9 8.1-12.1
Education
< High School 338 166 50.2 43.6-56.7 116 35.4 29.3-41.9 56 14.5 10.4-19.7
High School 433 256 64.2 58.1-69.8 120 26.1 21.1-31.9 57 9.7 6.7-13.9
> High School 751 478 67.1 62.9-71.0 206 25.8 22.2-29.7 67 7.1 5.2- 9.7
Marital Status
Married 970 646 69.1 65.5-72.5 253 24.8 21.6-28.2 71 6.1 4.5- 8.1
Other 555 255 48.2 42.7-53.7 191 35.2 30.1-40.6 109 16.6 13.0-21.1
Income
15,999 or less 453 212 49.4 43.5-55.4 159 34.2 28.8-40.1 82 16.4 12.4-21.3
16,000-24,999 173 93 53.9 44.5-63.1 61 38.0 29.3-47.5 19 8.1 4.4-14.4
25,000-39,999 206 130 66.8 58.4-74.3 58 27.6 20.7-35.9 18 5.6 2.8-10.8
40,000 or more 548 382 72.2 67.6-76.5 132 22.3 18.5-26.7 34 5.4 3.6- 8.2
WIC recipient
No 830 545 69.7 65.8-73.4 216 23.8 20.5-27.5 69 6.5 4.7- 8.8
Yes 681 347 52.5 47.7-57.3 226 34.3 29.9-39.0 108 13.2 10.3-16.7
Medicaid recipient
No 754 515 71.3 67.3-75.0 191 22.9 19.6-26.7 48 5.7 4.0- 8.0
Yes 771 386 52.1 47.5-56.7 253 34.0 29.8-38.5 132 13.8 11.0-17.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 689 368 51.9 48.2-55.5 213 31.3 27.9-34.8 108 16.9 14.2-19.9
2500+ grams 836 533 63.2 59.9-66.4 231 27.9 25.0-31.1 72 8.9 7.1-11.1

*Data in this table are recoded responses to survey question 67. What were the sources of your household's income during the past 12 months?

#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 20JUL04

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