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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

During the 12 months before your new baby was born, what were the sources of your household''s income? UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1575 1520 96.5 95.2-97.5 55 3.5 2.5- 4.8
Age
< 20 years 166 162 96.1 89.1-98.7 4 3.9 1.3-10.9
20-24 years 410 401 97.6 94.9-98.9 9 2.4 1.1- 5.1
25-34 years 804 769 96.1 94.0-97.5 35 3.9 2.5- 6.0
35+ years 195 188 96.5 91.6-98.6 7 3.5 1.4- 8.4
Race
White 1085 1049 96.8 95.2-97.8 36 3.2 2.2- 4.8
Black 425 407 95.5 91.8-97.6 18 4.5 2.4- 8.2
Other 65 64 97.5 84.6-99.7 1 2.5 0.3-15.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 179 178 99.1 94.1-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9
No 1396 1342 96.1 94.5-97.2 54 3.9 2.8- 5.5
Education
< High School 321 314 97.2 93.9-98.7 7 2.8 1.3- 6.1
High School 452 430 95.0 91.6-97.1 22 5.0 2.9- 8.4
> High School 799 773 97.2 95.4-98.3 26 2.8 1.7- 4.6
Marital Status
Married 966 932 96.7 95.1-97.8 34 3.3 2.2- 4.9
Other 609 588 96.2 93.6-97.8 21 3.8 2.2- 6.4
Income
14,999 or less 467 448 95.2 92.0-97.2 19 4.8 2.8- 8.0
15,000-24,999 245 238 96.4 91.9-98.4 7 3.6 1.6- 8.1
25,000-49,999 319 303 96.2 92.8-98.0 16 3.8 2.0- 7.2
50,000 or more 420 410 98.0 95.7-99.1 10 2.0 0.9- 4.3
WIC recipient
No 796 777 98.2 96.8-99.0 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Yes 766 730 94.8 92.3-96.5 36 5.2 3.5- 7.7
Medicaid recipient
No 722 700 97.5 95.8-98.6 22 2.5 1.4- 4.2
Yes 853 820 95.7 93.6-97.2 33 4.3 2.8- 6.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 707 682 96.5 94.9-97.6 25 3.5 2.4- 5.1
2500+ grams 868 838 96.5 95.1-97.6 30 3.5 2.4- 4.9

#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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