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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SLEEP POSITION

How do you most often lay your baby down to sleep now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
SIDE BACK STOMACH
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1446 344 22.1 19.5-24.9 871 60.9 57.7-64.1 231 17.0 14.7-19.6
Age
< 20 years 203 47 18.7 12.7-26.8 115 59.3 50.2-67.8 41 21.9 15.3-30.4
20-24 years 379 114 31.1 25.4-37.4 198 51.5 45.0-57.9 67 17.5 13.1-22.9
25-34 years 699 156 20.3 16.8-24.3 442 63.4 58.8-67.7 101 16.4 13.2-20.1
35+ years 165 27 13.2 7.9-21.1 116 75.0 65.8-82.3 22 11.8 6.9-19.4
Race
White 1007 216 18.5 15.8-21.6 660 67.1 63.5-70.6 131 14.3 11.9-17.2
Black 384 113 32.0 25.8-38.9 179 43.5 36.7-50.5 92 24.5 19.0-31.0
Other 55 15 27.1 15.0-44.0 32 52.8 36.4-68.7 8 20.0 9.6-37.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 46 25.2 17.5-34.7 88 66.7 56.7-75.3 12 8.2 4.1-15.6
No 1298 297 21.6 18.9-24.6 783 60.2 56.7-63.5 218 18.2 15.6-21.0
Education
< High School 301 91 25.4 19.5-32.3 169 59.8 52.4-66.8 41 14.8 10.3-20.9
High School 441 119 25.6 20.6-31.3 250 58.0 51.9-63.9 72 16.5 12.4-21.5
> High School 701 134 18.7 15.4-22.5 450 62.9 58.4-67.2 117 18.4 15.1-22.2
Marital Status
Married 944 205 20.0 17.1-23.4 610 63.9 60.0-67.6 129 16.0 13.3-19.2
Other 502 139 26.0 21.2-31.5 261 55.2 49.3-60.9 102 18.8 14.6-23.9
Income
15,999 or less 420 132 30.7 25.1-37.0 224 54.5 48.0-60.8 64 14.9 10.8-20.0
16,000-24,999 155 37 20.8 13.9-30.0 83 54.6 44.6-64.3 35 24.6 16.8-34.3
25,000-39,999 217 48 22.9 16.5-31.0 133 60.2 51.6-68.2 36 16.9 11.5-24.2
40,000 or more 515 87 14.7 11.5-18.7 353 68.3 63.3-73.0 75 16.9 13.3-21.3
WIC recipient
No 757 142 16.7 13.7-20.2 501 65.9 61.6-69.9 114 17.5 14.3-21.1
Yes 681 198 27.2 23.0-31.8 368 56.1 51.2-61.0 115 16.6 13.3-20.6
Medicaid recipient
No 749 142 17.4 14.3-21.0 493 65.1 60.8-69.2 114 17.5 14.3-21.1
Yes 697 202 27.3 23.1-31.9 378 56.3 51.4-61.1 117 16.5 13.1-20.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 204 56 28.3 22.9-34.4 121 59.0 52.6-65.1 27 12.7 9.1-17.5
1500 - 2499 grams 450 122 27.4 23.5-31.6 258 56.9 52.4-61.3 70 15.7 12.7-19.3
2500+ grams 792 166 21.6 18.9-24.7 492 61.2 57.7-64.6 134 17.1 14.6-19.9

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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