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Used Infant Car Seat en Route from Hospital*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 779 3 0.6 0.1- 2.3 776 99.4 97.7-99.9
Age
< 20 years 115 1 2.0 0.3-12.7 114 98.0 87.3-99.7
20-24 years 208 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 207 99.1 93.9-99.9
25-34 years 371 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 370 100 99.9- 100
35+ years 85 0 0.0 - 85 100 -
Mother's Race
White 529 2 0.5 0.1- 3.3 527 99.5 96.7-99.9
African American 228 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 227 99.1 94.1-99.9
Other Minorities 22 0 0.0 - 22 100 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 18 0 0.0 - 18 100 -
No 761 3 0.6 0.1- 2.3 758 99.4 97.7-99.9
Education
< High School 147 1 1.6 0.2-10.6 146 98.4 89.4-99.8
High School 264 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 263 99.3 95.1-99.9
> High School 368 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 367 100 99.9- 100
Marital Status
Married 530 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4 528 99.6 97.6-99.9
Other 249 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 248 99.0 93.1-99.9
Income
15,999 or less 246 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 244 98.1 92.4-99.5
16,000-24,999 116 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 115 99.9 99.5- 100
25,000-39,999 130 0 0.0 - 130 100 -
40,000 or more 241 0 0.0 - 241 100 -
WIC recipient
No 425 0 0.0 - 425 100 -
Yes 348 3 1.3 0.3- 4.9 345 98.7 95.1-99.7
Medicaid recipient
No 406 0 0.0 - 406 100 -
Yes 373 3 1.2 0.3- 4.8 370 98.8 95.2-99.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 119 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 118 99.3 95.2-99.9
1500-2499 grams 257 0 0.0 - 257 100 -
2500+ grams 401 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5 399 99.4 97.5-99.8

*Survey Question:
Listed below are some things about safety. Indicate if it applies to you. 67a. My infant was
brought home from the hospital in an infant

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.