TABLE 2

Demographic Characteristics (N = 1000)

Demographic CharacteristicProportion, %
Gender
    Male11
    Female89
Age
    18–24 y1
    25–34 y33
    35–44 y40
    45–54 y23
    55–64 y3
    65–74 y0
Regiona
    South36
    Midwest24
    West23
    Northeast18
Race/ethnicityb
    White77
    Black14
    American Indian/Alaskan Native2
    Asian/Pacific Islander2
    Native Hawaiian0
    Other5
    Prefer not to answer2
    Hispanic16
Marital statusa
    Married73
    Single12
    Divorced10
    Widowed1
    Other5
    Prefer not to answer0
Employment status
    Employed full-time44
    Employed part-time15
    Not currently employed31
    Other9
    Prefer not to answer1
Total annual household incomea
    Less than $25 00019
    $25 000–34 99912
    $35 000–49 99916
    $50 000–74 99921
    $75 000–99 00015
    $100 000–149 99911
    $150 000–199 9992
    More than $200 0001
    Prefer not to answer4
Educational attainmenta
    Less than high school2
    Graduated high school16
    Some college (no degree)32
    Associate's degree18
    Bachelor's degree19
    Some graduate/professional school (no degree)5
    Graduate/professional school9
    Prefer not to answer0
No. of children living with caregiver
    141
    238
    314
    ≥47
Ages of children living with caregiverb
    0–2 y24
    3–5 y29
    6–11 y50
    12–17 y46
  • a Total does not add up to 100% because of rounding.

  • b More than 1 choice could be selected.