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2002 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 1549 1463 94.8 93.3-96.0 86 5.2 4.0- 6.7
Age
< 20 years 199 198 99.1 93.7-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3
20-24 years 405 399 99.4 97.7-99.8 6 0.6 0.2- 2.3
25-34 years 755 700 93.5 91.0-95.3 55 6.5 4.7- 9.0
35+ years 190 166 85.9 78.6-91.0 24 14.1 9.0-21.4
Race
White 1064 989 93.4 91.4-95.0 75 6.6 5.0- 8.6
Black 410 403 99.1 96.8-99.8 7 0.9 0.2- 3.2
Other 75 71 95.4 85.1-98.7 4 4.6 1.3-14.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 164 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 1385 1299 94.1 92.4-95.5 86 5.9 4.5- 7.6
Education
< High School 349 346 99.4 97.2-99.9 3 0.6 0.1- 2.8
High School 443 435 98.2 95.6-99.3 8 1.8 0.7- 4.4
> High School 754 679 90.5 87.7-92.8 75 9.5 7.2-12.3
Marital Status
Married 981 903 92.8 90.6-94.5 78 7.2 5.5- 9.4
Other 568 560 98.9 97.1-99.6 8 1.1 0.4- 2.9
Income
15,999 or less 464 460 99.1 96.9-99.7 4 0.9 0.3- 3.1
16,000-24,999 173 171 98.9 93.6-99.8 2 1.1 0.2- 6.4
25,000-39,999 207 197 95.7 90.8-98.0 10 4.3 2.0- 9.2
40,000 or more 551 484 89.1 85.6-91.8 67 10.9 8.2-14.4
WIC recipient
No 840 763 91.6 89.1-93.6 77 8.4 6.4-10.9
Yes 695 687 98.7 97.0-99.4 8 1.3 0.6- 3.0
Medicaid recipient
No 759 688 91.6 89.0-93.7 71 8.4 6.3-11.0
Yes 790 775 98.2 96.6-99.1 15 1.8 0.9- 3.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 694 655 95.0 93.2-96.3 39 5.0 3.7- 6.8
2500+ grams 855 808 94.8 93.1-96.0 47 5.2 4.0- 6.9

#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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