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During the 12 months before your new baby was born, what were the sources of your household's income? Check all that apply.

Paycheck or money from a job 93.0
Money from family or friends 14.4
Money from a business, fees, dividends, or rental income 6.1
Aid such as TANF, welfare, WIC, public assistance, general assistance, food stamps, or Supplemental Security Income 20.2
Unemployment benefits 4.7
Child support or alimony 6.3
Social security, workers' compensation, disability, veteran benefits, or pensions 2.3
Other 2.9
(n = 1,868) Denominator is all survey respondents.

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from April 2006 through March 2007. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2006 through 12/31/2006.
  • The number of respondents (n) is the number of women who chose the responses above.
  • Percents may not add to 100.0 due to rounding.
*2006 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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