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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INCOME

During the 12 months before your new baby was born, what was your total household income before taxes?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Less than $10,000 10K to $14,999 15K to $49,999 50K or more Refused/Unknown
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 979 184 20.8 17.8-24.1 219 24.1 21.0-27.5 200 20.1 17.4-23.2 318 28.8 25.8-32.1 58 6.1 4.5- 8.2
Age
< 20 years 85 40 41.7 29.9-54.5 21 28.3 18.3-41.0 4 6.1 2.1-16.8 2 1.7 0.3- 8.5 18 22.2 13.3-34.8
20-24 years 225 77 34.1 27.2-41.6 79 35.6 28.8-43.1 46 20.3 15.0-26.9 15 5.9 3.4-10.2 8 4.1 2.0- 8.2
25-34 years 507 55 13.0 9.7-17.1 94 19.2 15.5-23.6 116 24.0 20.0-28.5 217 40.0 35.4-44.9 25 3.8 2.3- 6.2
35+ years 162 12 9.1 4.7-16.8 25 17.8 11.4-26.7 34 16.9 11.2-24.6 84 50.7 41.5-59.7 7 5.6 2.6-11.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 598 66 12.1 9.2-15.8 107 20.2 16.6-24.4 127 22.2 18.6-26.3 267 40.7 36.3-45.2 31 4.7 3.1- 7.1
Non-Hispanic Black 206 63 30.5 23.5-38.7 64 29.4 22.6-37.3 38 17.3 12.1-24.2 25 14.2 9.4-21.0 16 8.5 4.6-15.0
Non-Hispanic Other 52 14 32.0 18.7-49.0 7 13.4 6.0-27.4 17 35.0 21.8-51.0 12 15.3 7.7-28.1 2 4.3 1.1-15.8
Latina 117 41 38.0 28.4-48.7 39 35.3 26.0-45.8 14 9.0 4.8-16.1 14 8.7 4.8-15.1 9 9.1 4.5-17.3
Education
< High School 158 74 46.6 37.3-56.2 45 29.8 21.8-39.3 13 8.5 4.5-15.5 6 3.1 1.1- 8.3 20 12.0 7.0-19.9
High School 253 67 25.3 19.7-31.8 89 34.4 28.1-41.3 59 24.6 19.0-31.2 19 8.3 5.1-13.2 19 7.4 4.4-12.0
> High School 565 42 8.6 6.2-11.8 85 16.7 13.4-20.7 126 21.8 18.3-25.9 293 49.6 45.0-54.3 19 3.2 1.9- 5.2
Marital Status
Married 622 49 9.7 7.2-12.9 88 15.2 12.2-18.8 155 25.5 21.8-29.6 299 45.0 40.6-49.4 31 4.7 3.1- 6.9
Other 357 135 36.4 30.7-42.6 131 36.6 30.9-42.7 45 12.6 9.1-17.2 19 6.3 3.9- 9.9 27 8.1 5.2-12.4
WIC recipient
No 530 34 8.7 6.0-12.4 51 8.4 6.0-11.5 114 22.1 18.3-26.4 308 57.5 52.6-62.3 23 3.4 2.1- 5.5
Yes 441 148 32.6 27.6-37.9 168 40.0 34.7-45.4 85 18.5 14.7-23.0 10 1.6 0.8- 3.4 30 7.3 4.9-10.9
Medicaid recipient
No 479 9 2.5 1.2- 5.2 31 6.3 4.2- 9.5 113 25.0 20.8-29.8 302 61.6 56.4-66.5 24 4.7 2.9- 7.3
Yes 500 175 35.2 30.4-40.3 188 38.0 33.2-43.2 87 16.3 13.0-20.3 16 3.2 1.9- 5.5 34 7.2 4.9-10.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 329 74 26.8 22.0-32.1 78 26.4 21.7-31.6 63 18.1 14.3-22.5 91 21.3 17.6-25.6 23 7.5 5.0-11.0
2500+ grams 650 110 20.3 17.1-23.9 141 23.9 20.6-27.6 137 20.3 17.4-23.6 227 29.5 26.2-33.0 35 6.0 4.3- 8.3

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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