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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

What were the sources of your household''s income during the past 12 months? CHILD SUPPORT OR ALIMONY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1474 1349 91.9 89.9-93.5 125 8.1 6.5-10.1
Age
< 20 years 162 145 94.4 88.1-97.4 17 5.6 2.6-11.9
20-24 years 401 364 91.2 87.0-94.1 37 8.8 5.9-13.0
25-34 years 726 672 91.8 88.9-94.0 54 8.2 6.0-11.1
35+ years 185 168 91.3 84.5-95.3 17 8.7 4.7-15.5
Race
White 1006 951 94.3 92.3-95.8 55 5.7 4.2- 7.7
Black 404 340 84.0 78.4-88.4 64 16.0 11.6-21.6
Other 64 58 91.5 78.7-96.9 6 8.5 3.1-21.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 145 94.5 88.4-97.5 6 5.5 2.5-11.6
No 1320 1201 91.4 89.3-93.2 119 8.6 6.8-10.7
Education
< High School 321 293 92.4 87.8-95.3 28 7.6 4.7-12.2
High School 435 382 87.5 83.0-91.0 53 12.5 9.0-17.0
> High School 716 672 94.4 91.9-96.2 44 5.6 3.8- 8.1
Marital Status
Married 925 883 95.9 94.0-97.2 42 4.1 2.8- 6.0
Other 549 466 84.6 80.1-88.1 83 15.4 11.9-19.9
Income
15,999 or less 404 353 87.6 82.8-91.1 51 12.4 8.9-17.2
16,000-24,999 192 174 89.4 82.4-93.9 18 10.6 6.1-17.6
25,000-39,999 212 190 90.3 83.9-94.4 22 9.7 5.6-16.1
40,000 or more 503 485 96.4 93.7-97.9 18 3.6 2.1- 6.3
WIC recipient
No 761 725 95.6 93.4-97.0 36 4.4 3.0- 6.6
Yes 703 616 88.0 84.6-90.8 87 12.0 9.2-15.4
Medicaid recipient
No 706 678 95.6 93.3-97.2 28 4.4 2.8- 6.7
Yes 768 671 88.3 85.1-90.9 97 11.7 9.1-14.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 610 90.2 87.7-92.2 63 9.8 7.8-12.3
2500+ grams 801 739 92.0 89.9-93.7 62 8.0 6.3-10.1

#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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