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What were the sources of your family income during the past 12 months?
Check all that apply.


Paycheck or money from a job 90.6%
Aid such as TANF, welfare, public assistance, general assist 16.0%
Unemployment benefits 6.9%
Child support or alimony 5.6%
Social Security, Worker's Compensation, veteran benefits, or 2.2%
Money from a business, fees, dividends, or rental income 4.9%
Money from family or friends 13.9%
Other 3.3%
(n = 1,750)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from March 2001 through January 2002. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2001 through 11/04/2001.
  • 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.

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