TABLE 6

Percent Distribution of Women Enrolled in PBS Prenatal and Birth Cohorts Versus County Level Data by Demographic Characteristics

Demographic CharacteristicsHarris CountyJefferson CountyWorcester County
Enrolled2011 NatalityEnrolled2011 NatalityEnrolled2011 Natality
n%%n%%n%%
Ethnicity/race
 Hispanic217685151317772114
 Non-Hispanic white186255231632155972
 Non-Hispanic black6821184125262166
 Non-Hispanic other16562213452147
Age Range, y
 <25932934382334631724
 25–29922927482929972728
 30–347925244829251203330
 35+561815321912832318
Marital status
 Married10232556237522186063
 Not married218684510463481474037
Education
Less than high school106333143261737109
 High school1083422503020932527
 Some college732324382332952625
 College degree or higher3110233521311403839
Incomea
 <$30 00019365319761401213423
 $30 000–$49 999652217312019551610
 $50 000–$99 99923829191218952717
 ≥$100 0001452411723822350
  • Women with unknown demographic characteristics are excluded from computing percent distribution.

  • a County population reference data for demographic characteristics are from 2011 natality data except for income, which is available from 2012 American Community Survey data.