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2006 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 1229 181 15.5 13.1-18.3 843 66.8 63.3-70.1 205 17.7 15.1-20.7
Age
< 20 years 121 21 16.9 10.0-27.0 68 51.7 40.4-62.9 32 31.4 21.7-43.1
20-24 years 268 36 10.0 6.4-15.4 179 68.6 61.3-75.2 53 21.3 15.7-28.2
25-34 years 634 97 17.2 13.7-21.4 454 69.8 65.1-74.1 83 13.0 10.1-16.6
35+ years 206 27 17.0 11.2-25.2 142 65.7 56.7-73.7 37 17.3 11.5-25.2
Race
White 918 124 14.2 11.5-17.3 670 72.1 68.4-75.6 124 13.7 11.2-16.7
Black 238 45 19.0 13.2-26.4 115 47.6 39.4-55.9 78 33.4 26.0-41.8
Other 73 12 19.3 10.3-33.2 58 74.3 59.8-84.9 3 6.5 2.1-18.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 26 14.7 9.1-22.8 124 76.4 67.2-83.6 13 9.0 4.7-16.3
No 1066 155 15.7 13.0-18.7 719 64.9 61.1-68.5 192 19.4 16.5-22.7
Education
< High School 187 32 16.7 10.8-25.0 128 66.0 56.6-74.3 27 17.3 11.2-25.8
High School 362 66 19.1 14.4-24.8 228 62.0 55.4-68.2 68 18.9 14.3-24.7
> High School 678 81 12.5 9.7-16.0 487 70.2 65.8-74.3 110 17.3 13.9-21.1
Marital Status
Married 826 115 15.1 12.3-18.5 601 70.6 66.6-74.3 110 14.2 11.5-17.5
Other 403 66 16.1 11.9-21.3 242 60.9 54.6-66.8 95 23.1 18.2-28.8
Income
14,999 or less 311 48 13.7 9.6-19.4 206 69.1 62.1-75.3 57 17.1 12.3-23.4
15,000-24,999 162 34 26.6 18.6-36.6 98 52.3 42.4-62.0 30 21.1 14.1-30.4
25,000-49,999 240 31 12.0 7.9-18.0 165 66.6 58.7-73.6 44 21.4 15.5-28.8
50,000 or more 419 44 11.3 8.0-15.6 318 73.8 68.2-78.6 57 15.0 11.2-19.7
WIC recipient
No 702 87 14.0 11.0-17.6 508 70.5 66.1-74.6 107 15.5 12.4-19.2
Yes 517 93 17.5 13.7-22.2 328 62.6 57.1-67.8 96 19.9 15.8-24.8
Medicaid recipient
No 640 72 11.7 9.0-15.2 475 72.8 68.4-76.9 93 15.4 12.3-19.2
Yes 589 109 18.9 15.2-23.4 368 61.2 56.0-66.2 112 19.8 15.9-24.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 517 77 15.8 12.7-19.4 354 66.8 62.5-70.9 86 17.4 14.2-21.0
2500+ grams 712 104 15.5 12.9-18.5 489 66.8 63.0-70.3 119 17.8 15.0-20.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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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