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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 FAMILY OR FRIENDS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1549 1234 81.8 79.3-84.1 315 18.2 15.9-20.7
Age
< 20 years 199 130 66.0 56.9-74.1 69 34.0 25.9-43.1
20-24 years 405 300 76.2 70.6-81.0 105 23.8 19.0-29.4
25-34 years 755 641 87.4 84.3-90.0 114 12.6 10.0-15.7
35+ years 190 163 86.7 79.6-91.6 27 13.3 8.4-20.4
Race
White 1064 891 84.8 82.0-87.2 173 15.2 12.8-18.0
Black 410 277 70.4 64.0-76.1 133 29.6 23.9-36.0
Other 75 66 88.6 76.7-94.9 9 11.4 5.1-23.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 141 85.5 77.7-90.9 23 14.5 9.1-22.3
No 1385 1093 81.3 78.7-83.8 292 18.7 16.2-21.3
Education
< High School 349 249 72.9 66.8-78.3 100 27.1 21.7-33.2
High School 443 347 82.1 77.0-86.2 96 17.9 13.8-23.0
> High School 754 635 86.0 82.7-88.7 119 14.0 11.3-17.3
Marital Status
Married 981 849 87.4 84.6-89.7 132 12.6 10.3-15.4
Other 568 385 70.6 65.4-75.3 183 29.4 24.7-34.6
Income
15,999 or less 464 321 72.8 67.3-77.7 143 27.2 22.3-32.7
16,000-24,999 173 126 72.9 63.7-80.5 47 27.1 19.5-36.3
25,000-39,999 207 174 84.1 76.8-89.4 33 15.9 10.6-23.2
40,000 or more 551 497 91.4 88.1-93.8 54 8.6 6.2-11.9
WIC recipient
No 840 717 87.8 84.9-90.3 123 12.2 9.7-15.1
Yes 695 507 74.4 70.0-78.3 188 25.6 21.7-30.0
Medicaid recipient
No 759 664 88.7 85.7-91.1 95 11.3 8.9-14.3
Yes 790 570 74.3 70.2-78.0 220 25.7 22.0-29.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 694 526 74.8 71.5-77.9 168 25.2 22.1-28.5
2500+ grams 855 708 82.4 79.7-84.9 147 17.6 15.1-20.3

#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 20JUL04

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