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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? SOCIAL SECURITY, WORKERS'' COMPENSATION, VETERAN BENEFITS, OR PENSIONS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1474 1409 96.5 95.1-97.5 65 3.5 2.5- 4.9
Age
< 20 years 162 146 93.3 86.3-96.8 16 6.7 3.2-13.7
20-24 years 401 382 95.5 92.1-97.5 19 4.5 2.5- 7.9
25-34 years 726 699 97.3 95.4-98.4 27 2.7 1.6- 4.6
35+ years 185 182 98.8 94.0-99.8 3 1.2 0.2- 6.0
Race
White 1006 978 97.3 95.7-98.3 28 2.7 1.7- 4.3
Black 404 369 94.0 90.1-96.4 35 6.0 3.6- 9.9
Other 64 62 96.8 83.1-99.5 2 3.2 0.5-16.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 150 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
No 1320 1256 96.0 94.4-97.2 64 4.0 2.8- 5.6
Education
< High School 321 293 93.2 88.8-95.9 28 6.8 4.1-11.2
High School 435 413 95.8 92.6-97.6 22 4.2 2.4- 7.4
> High School 716 701 98.6 97.1-99.3 15 1.4 0.7- 2.9
Marital Status
Married 925 909 98.6 97.3-99.3 16 1.4 0.7- 2.7
Other 549 500 92.7 89.4-95.1 49 7.3 4.9-10.6
Income
15,999 or less 404 370 93.0 89.0-95.6 34 7.0 4.4-11.0
16,000-24,999 192 183 95.2 89.7-97.8 9 4.8 2.2-10.3
25,000-39,999 212 203 98.4 94.7-99.5 9 1.6 0.5- 5.3
40,000 or more 503 497 98.9 97.1-99.6 6 1.1 0.4- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 761 744 98.4 96.9-99.2 17 1.6 0.8- 3.1
Yes 703 655 94.5 91.9-96.3 48 5.5 3.7- 8.1
Medicaid recipient
No 706 699 99.0 97.6-99.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.4
Yes 768 710 94.2 91.7-95.9 58 5.8 4.1- 8.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 632 93.3 91.1-95.0 41 6.7 5.0- 8.9
2500+ grams 801 777 96.8 95.3-97.9 24 3.2 2.1- 4.7

#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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