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2007 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 1462 214 14.3 12.2-16.7 1020 69.3 66.3-72.2 228 16.4 14.2-18.9
Age
< 20 years 152 19 11.6 6.6-19.6 105 74.1 64.6-81.8 28 14.3 8.7-22.5
20-24 years 346 66 20.8 16.0-26.6 214 58.1 51.6-64.4 66 21.0 16.2-26.9
25-34 years 755 108 12.5 9.8-15.7 548 73.5 69.4-77.3 99 14.0 11.2-17.4
35+ years 209 21 10.5 6.3-17.1 153 71.4 63.2-78.3 35 18.1 12.5-25.5
Race
White 1045 151 13.7 11.3-16.5 762 72.6 69.2-75.8 132 13.7 11.4-16.4
Black 354 57 16.6 11.9-22.5 206 56.0 48.9-62.9 91 27.4 21.5-34.2
Other 63 6 13.2 5.7-27.7 52 78.7 63.5-88.8 5 8.1 2.8-21.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 185 33 16.9 11.5-24.0 142 75.8 68.0-82.2 10 7.3 4.0-13.0
No 1275 180 13.8 11.5-16.4 877 68.0 64.6-71.1 218 18.3 15.7-21.1
Education
< High School 263 46 13.6 9.3-19.5 182 73.9 66.8-80.0 35 12.5 8.3-18.4
High School 401 64 17.8 13.5-23.0 262 62.0 55.8-67.7 75 20.3 15.8-25.7
> High School 793 102 12.4 9.8-15.6 574 71.8 67.8-75.6 117 15.8 12.9-19.2
Marital Status
Married 926 126 13.2 10.8-16.1 668 71.1 67.4-74.6 132 15.7 13.0-18.8
Other 536 88 15.9 12.3-20.3 352 66.6 61.3-71.5 96 17.6 13.8-22.1
Income
14,999 or less 374 62 17.5 13.1-23.0 252 67.0 60.6-72.8 60 15.5 11.4-20.8
15,000-24,999 231 42 16.5 11.3-23.4 146 64.1 56.0-71.5 43 19.4 13.7-26.7
25,000-49,999 273 43 16.5 11.7-22.8 184 63.5 56.1-70.3 46 20.0 14.6-26.7
50,000 or more 508 56 9.4 6.8-13.0 382 75.5 70.6-79.8 70 15.1 11.6-19.3
WIC recipient
No 861 110 11.9 9.5-14.9 627 72.9 69.1-76.5 124 15.1 12.4-18.3
Yes 588 101 17.1 13.6-21.2 383 64.4 59.4-69.1 104 18.5 14.9-22.8
Medicaid recipient
No 734 89 11.0 8.5-14.1 542 73.6 69.4-77.3 103 15.4 12.5-19.0
Yes 728 125 17.3 14.1-21.0 478 65.4 60.9-69.7 125 17.3 14.1-21.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 640 102 16.3 13.6-19.3 444 68.5 64.8-71.9 94 15.3 12.7-18.2
2500+ grams 822 112 14.1 11.9-16.7 576 69.4 66.1-72.5 134 16.5 14.1-19.2

#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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