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Routinely Use Infant Car Seats*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1632 7 0.2 0.0- 0.5 1625 99.8 99.5- 100
Age
< 20 years 237 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 236 99.9 99.6- 100
20-24 years 424 3 0.5 0.1- 2.1 421 99.5 97.9-99.9
25-34 years 785 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2 782 99.9 99.8- 100
35+ years 186 0 0.0 - 186 100 -
Mother's Race
White 1110 4 0.2 0.0- 0.8 1106 99.8 99.2- 100
African American 467 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 464 99.9 99.6- 100
Other Minorities 55 0 0.0 - 55 100 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 102 0 0.0 - 102 100 -
No 1530 7 0.2 0.1- 0.6 1523 99.8 99.4-99.9
Education
< High School 369 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 368 100 99.7- 100
High School 531 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2 529 99.9 99.8- 100
> High School 731 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2 727 99.7 98.8-99.9
Marital Status
Married 1090 4 0.2 0.0- 0.8 1086 99.8 99.2- 100
Other 542 3 0.1 0.0- 0.3 539 99.9 99.7- 100
Income
15,999 or less 470 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 468 99.9 99.7- 100
16,000-24,999 254 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 253 99.9 99.3- 100
25,000-39,999 247 0 0.0 - 247 100 -
40,000 or more 503 3 0.4 0.1- 1.8 500 99.6 98.2-99.9
WIC recipient
No 849 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 848 100 99.9- 100
Yes 767 5 0.3 0.1- 1.2 762 99.7 98.8-99.9
Medicaid recipient
No 821 3 0.2 0.0- 1.1 818 99.8 98.9- 100
Yes 811 4 0.1 0.0- 0.3 807 99.9 99.7- 100
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 225 3 1.5 0.5- 4.9 222 98.5 95.1-99.5
1500-2499 grams 532 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 529 99.3 97.8-99.8
2500+ grams 872 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 871 99.9 99.3- 100

*Survey Question:
Listed below are some things about safety. Indicate if it applies to you. 67b. My baby always or
almost always rides in an infant car seat

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