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2003 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 1461 845 61.3 58.1-64.4 450 29.0 26.1-32.0 166 9.7 8.0-11.8
Age
< 20 years 158 78 57.1 46.5-67.2 54 31.2 22.3-41.8 26 11.6 6.5-19.9
20-24 years 400 206 53.8 47.6-60.0 135 31.8 26.3-37.9 59 14.3 10.5-19.3
25-34 years 720 443 64.0 59.6-68.2 207 27.9 24.0-32.1 70 8.1 6.0-10.9
35+ years 183 118 71.1 62.1-78.7 54 25.0 17.9-33.8 11 3.9 1.6- 9.3
Race
White 999 620 65.1 61.4-68.6 288 26.4 23.2-29.9 91 8.5 6.6-10.9
Black 398 189 49.5 42.7-56.4 141 37.2 30.8-44.1 68 13.3 9.4-18.5
Other 64 36 56.6 41.3-70.7 21 30.8 18.7-46.3 7 12.6 5.2-27.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 105 75.2 66.2-82.4 31 17.7 11.7-26.0 10 7.1 3.5-13.7
No 1313 739 59.2 55.8-62.5 418 30.7 27.6-33.9 156 10.1 8.2-12.4
Education
< High School 312 175 62.8 55.7-69.4 98 28.1 22.2-34.9 39 9.1 5.8-13.8
High School 433 210 48.0 42.0-54.0 156 38.0 32.3-44.0 67 14.0 10.3-18.8
> High School 714 459 69.0 64.7-73.0 195 23.7 20.1-27.7 60 7.3 5.3-10.1
Marital Status
Married 917 604 68.7 65.0-72.3 246 25.3 22.0-28.9 67 6.0 4.3- 8.1
Other 544 241 47.6 42.1-53.3 204 35.8 30.6-41.3 99 16.6 12.9-21.2
Income
15,999 or less 401 186 47.8 41.4-54.3 135 34.5 28.6-40.9 80 17.7 13.4-23.1
16,000-24,999 190 93 50.4 41.6-59.3 71 34.9 27.0-43.8 26 14.7 9.3-22.3
25,000-39,999 212 116 62.2 53.7-70.0 71 29.4 22.3-37.6 25 8.4 4.8-14.5
40,000 or more 502 359 73.9 69.0-78.3 124 22.3 18.1-27.0 19 3.9 2.3- 6.5
WIC recipient
No 760 513 71.4 67.3-75.2 196 23.1 19.7-27.0 51 5.5 3.8- 7.8
Yes 692 327 50.5 45.6-55.3 250 35.0 30.5-39.7 115 14.5 11.5-18.3
Medicaid recipient
No 705 505 73.7 69.6-77.5 172 22.2 18.7-26.2 28 4.1 2.6- 6.3
Yes 756 340 49.3 44.7-54.0 278 35.5 31.2-40.1 138 15.2 12.2-18.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 668 341 49.9 46.2-53.6 231 35.3 31.8-38.9 96 14.8 12.3-17.7
2500+ grams 793 504 62.3 58.8-65.6 219 28.4 25.4-31.7 70 9.3 7.4-11.6

*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 22MAR05

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