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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? MONEY FROM A BUSINESS, FEES, DIVIDENDS, OR RENTAL INCOME

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1474 1401 95.6 94.2-96.7 73 4.4 3.3- 5.8
Age
< 20 years 162 161 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
20-24 years 401 396 98.8 96.4-99.6 5 1.2 0.4- 3.6
25-34 years 726 677 93.9 91.4-95.7 49 6.1 4.3- 8.6
35+ years 185 167 91.6 85.1-95.4 18 8.4 4.6-14.9
Race
White 1006 944 95.1 93.3-96.5 62 4.9 3.5- 6.7
Black 404 400 98.4 95.2-99.4 4 1.6 0.6- 4.8
Other 64 57 90.0 77.3-96.0 7 10.0 4.0-22.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 149 98.4 93.7-99.6 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3
No 1320 1249 95.2 93.6-96.4 71 4.8 3.6- 6.4
Education
< High School 321 320 99.5 96.5-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
High School 435 426 98.0 95.5-99.1 9 2.0 0.9- 4.5
> High School 716 653 92.3 89.6-94.4 63 7.7 5.6-10.4
Marital Status
Married 925 854 93.3 91.1-94.9 71 6.7 5.1- 8.9
Other 549 547 99.9 99.7- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3
Income
15,999 or less 404 400 99.1 97.0-99.8 4 0.9 0.2- 3.0
16,000-24,999 192 190 98.4 93.7-99.6 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3
25,000-39,999 212 207 97.4 92.7-99.1 5 2.6 0.9- 7.3
40,000 or more 503 442 89.9 86.3-92.7 61 10.1 7.3-13.7
WIC recipient
No 761 691 91.8 89.1-93.8 70 8.2 6.2-10.9
Yes 703 700 99.7 98.5-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.5
Medicaid recipient
No 706 640 91.7 89.0-93.9 66 8.3 6.1-11.0
Yes 768 761 99.3 98.0-99.7 7 0.7 0.3- 2.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 638 95.5 93.9-96.7 35 4.5 3.3- 6.1
2500+ grams 801 763 95.6 94.0-96.8 38 4.4 3.2- 6.0

#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.

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