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Used Infant Car Seat en Route from Hospital*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1634 5 0.2 0.0- 1.0 1629 99.8 99.0- 100
Age
< 20 years 252 2 1.3 0.2- 7.6 250 98.7 92.4-99.8
20-24 years 457 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 455 99.9 99.6- 100
25-34 years 743 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 742 100 99.8- 100
35+ years 182 0 0.0 - 182 100 -
Mother's Race
White 1087 2 0.3 0.0- 1.6 1085 99.7 98.4- 100
African American 481 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 479 99.9 99.6- 100
Other Minorities 66 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 65 99.7 97.6- 100
Hispanic origin
Yes 85 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 84 97.8 86.0-99.7
No 1548 4 0.1 0.0- 0.2 1544 99.9 99.8- 100
Education
< High School 341 2 0.9 0.1- 5.1 339 99.1 94.9-99.9
High School 554 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 551 99.9 99.6- 100
> High School 737 0 0.0 - 737 100 -
Marital Status
Married 1076 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 1075 99.7 98.2- 100
Other 558 4 0.2 0.1- 0.4 554 99.8 99.6-99.9
Income
15,999 or less 494 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 491 99.9 99.6- 100
16,000-24,999 259 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 258 99.9 99.4- 100
25,000-39,999 264 0 0.0 - 264 100 -
40,000 or more 484 0 0.0 - 484 100 -
WIC recipient
No 865 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 864 100 99.8- 100
Yes 753 4 0.5 0.1- 2.3 749 99.5 97.7-99.9
Medicaid recipient
No 828 0 0.0 - 828 100 -
Yes 806 5 0.5 0.1- 2.1 801 99.5 97.9-99.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 201 0 0.0 - 201 100 -
1500-2499 grams 541 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 537 99.2 97.8-99.7
2500+ grams 891 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 890 99.8 98.7- 100

*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.