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Used Infant Car Seat en Route from Hospital*

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 1631 9 0.5 0.2- 1.3 1622 99.5 98.7-99.8
Age
< 20 years 237 3 1.7 0.4- 6.1 234 98.3 93.9-99.6
20-24 years 423 2 0.6 0.1- 3.3 421 99.4 96.7-99.9
25-34 years 785 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2 782 99.9 99.8- 100
35+ years 186 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 185 99.2 94.4-99.9
Mother's Race
White 1110 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 1105 99.5 98.6-99.8
African American 466 4 0.7 0.2- 3.5 462 99.3 96.5-99.8
Other Minorities 55 0 0.0 - 55 100 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 2 2.5 0.6- 9.6 99 97.5 90.4-99.4
No 1530 7 0.3 0.1- 1.1 1523 99.7 98.9-99.9
Education
< High School 367 4 1.6 0.5- 4.8 363 98.4 95.2-99.5
High School 531 0 0.0 - 531 100 -
> High School 732 5 0.3 0.1- 1.2 727 99.7 98.8-99.9
Marital Status
Married 1091 2 0.0 0.0- 0.1 1089 100 99.9- 100
Other 540 7 1.6 0.7- 4.0 533 98.4 96.0-99.3
Income
15,999 or less 469 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 468 99.5 96.5-99.9
16,000-24,999 254 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 253 99.9 99.3- 100
25,000-39,999 248 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 247 99.9 99.4- 100
40,000 or more 503 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 501 99.9 99.7- 100
WIC recipient
No 849 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9 846 99.5 98.1-99.9
Yes 766 4 0.3 0.1- 1.4 762 99.7 98.6-99.9
Medicaid recipient
No 822 3 0.2 0.0- 1.1 819 99.8 98.9- 100
Yes 809 6 0.9 0.3- 2.4 803 99.1 97.6-99.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 226 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6 224 98.9 95.4-99.7
1500-2499 grams 532 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 529 99.3 97.8-99.8
2500+ grams 870 4 0.5 0.2- 1.3 866 99.5 98.7-99.8

*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.