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2008 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? OTHER SOURCE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1379 1340 97.5 96.4-98.3 39 2.5 1.7- 3.6
Age
< 20 years 150 142 96.0 90.5-98.4 8 4.0 1.6- 9.5
20-24 years 325 317 97.1 93.9-98.6 8 2.9 1.4- 6.1
25-34 years 693 677 98.2 96.7-99.0 16 1.8 1.0- 3.3
35+ years 211 204 97.2 93.6-98.8 7 2.8 1.2- 6.4
Race
White 976 948 97.6 96.3-98.5 28 2.4 1.5- 3.7
Black 334 327 98.2 95.4-99.3 7 1.8 0.7- 4.6
Other 69 65 92.9 81.2-97.5 4 7.1 2.5-18.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 195 186 97.0 93.5-98.7 9 3.0 1.3- 6.5
No 1183 1153 97.6 96.4-98.4 30 2.4 1.6- 3.6
Education
< High School 271 256 95.7 92.1-97.7 15 4.3 2.3- 7.9
High School 379 372 98.9 97.2-99.6 7 1.1 0.4- 2.8
> High School 725 709 97.6 96.0-98.6 16 2.4 1.4- 4.0
Marital Status
Married 834 818 98.2 96.9-99.0 16 1.8 1.0- 3.1
Other 545 522 96.5 94.3-97.9 23 3.5 2.1- 5.7
Income
14,999 or less 385 368 96.6 93.9-98.1 17 3.4 1.9- 6.1
15,000-24,999 177 174 99.0 95.8-99.8 3 1.0 0.2- 4.2
25,000-49,999 265 260 97.9 94.7-99.2 5 2.1 0.8- 5.3
50,000 or more 442 435 98.5 96.7-99.3 7 1.5 0.7- 3.3
WIC recipient
No 744 730 98.2 96.8-99.0 14 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Yes 626 602 96.8 94.8-98.0 24 3.2 2.0- 5.2
Medicaid recipient
No 640 630 98.9 97.6-99.5 10 1.1 0.5- 2.4
Yes 739 710 96.4 94.5-97.7 29 3.6 2.3- 5.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 453 435 95.8 93.5-97.3 18 4.2 2.7- 6.5
2500+ grams 926 905 97.7 96.5-98.5 21 2.3 1.5- 3.5

*Other source than those listed under survey question 62

#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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