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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Number of Rooms in Place Mother Lives*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
1 to 3 rooms 4 to 5 rooms 6 to 7 rooms 8 or more rooms
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1466 60 3.8 2.7- 5.3 558 38.4 35.3-41.6 617 41.6 38.5-44.8 231 16.2 14.0-18.6
Age
< 20 years 160 9 10.4 5.3-19.2 74 49.1 38.8-59.6 54 29.2 20.6-39.5 23 11.3 6.2-19.8
20-24 years 398 26 5.5 3.3- 9.1 190 47.3 41.1-53.5 143 36.7 30.9-42.9 39 10.4 7.2-15.0
25-34 years 723 21 2.2 1.1- 4.0 250 35.3 31.1-39.7 338 46.2 41.8-50.7 114 16.3 13.4-19.9
35+ years 185 4 0.4 0.2- 1.1 44 20.7 14.2-29.1 82 44.9 35.9-54.2 55 34.0 25.8-43.3
Race
White 1003 25 2.8 1.8- 4.5 369 36.7 33.1-40.4 444 43.6 39.9-47.3 165 16.9 14.3-19.8
Black 399 26 5.8 3.3-10.1 170 44.4 37.7-51.3 152 37.8 31.4-44.7 51 12.0 8.2-17.1
Other 64 9 9.3 3.6-22.0 19 37.2 23.9-52.8 21 28.0 16.6-43.2 15 25.5 14.6-40.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 8 5.9 2.6-12.8 81 53.7 44.2-62.9 49 33.0 24.7-42.4 11 7.4 3.8-13.9
No 1315 52 3.5 2.4- 5.0 476 36.1 32.9-39.5 567 42.9 39.6-46.4 220 17.5 15.0-20.2
Education
< High School 319 21 8.8 5.4-14.0 146 48.0 41.0-55.1 126 35.4 28.9-42.3 26 7.8 4.8-12.5
High School 432 19 2.7 1.3- 5.4 199 48.9 42.9-55.0 163 36.4 30.8-42.3 51 12.0 8.6-16.6
> High School 713 19 2.1 1.1- 4.0 213 27.3 23.4-31.5 327 47.9 43.4-52.4 154 22.7 19.2-26.7
Marital Status
Married 920 23 2.1 1.2- 3.7 296 32.9 29.2-36.7 427 45.1 41.2-49.0 174 19.9 17.0-23.2
Other 546 37 6.8 4.4-10.3 262 48.5 42.9-54.1 190 35.4 30.2-40.9 57 9.3 6.6-13.1
Income
15,999 or less 398 33 8.8 5.7-13.3 205 56.3 49.8-62.5 127 26.4 21.2-32.4 33 8.5 5.5-12.9
16,000-24,999 191 13 4.4 2.0- 9.6 98 49.5 40.7-58.3 66 37.0 28.9-46.0 14 9.1 5.1-15.8
25,000-39,999 212 2 0.9 0.1- 5.0 92 40.4 32.4-49.0 90 43.4 35.3-52.0 28 15.3 10.1-22.5
40,000 or more 503 6 0.4 0.1- 1.6 102 19.3 15.5-23.9 258 52.9 47.6-58.1 137 27.3 22.9-32.3
WIC recipient
No 758 18 1.8 0.9- 3.5 215 26.7 23.0-30.8 361 48.8 44.4-53.1 164 22.8 19.3-26.6
Yes 700 40 5.7 3.8- 8.4 339 50.7 45.9-55.5 255 34.5 30.1-39.2 66 9.1 6.6-12.2
Medicaid recipient
No 704 14 1.3 0.6- 2.9 196 26.9 23.1-31.1 344 49.7 45.3-54.2 150 22.1 18.6-26.0
Yes 762 46 6.2 4.2- 8.8 362 49.3 44.7-53.9 273 34.0 29.7-38.5 81 10.6 8.1-13.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 668 34 5.3 3.9- 7.3 264 40.5 36.9-44.2 277 40.6 37.1-44.3 93 13.5 11.2-16.2
2500+ grams 798 26 3.7 2.5- 5.3 294 38.3 34.9-41.7 340 41.7 38.3-45.2 138 16.4 14.0-19.1

*Data in this table are constructed from survey question 66. Which rooms are in the house, apartment, or trailer where you live?

#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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