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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SLEEP POSITION AND BED SHARING

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 1053 171 15.6 13.2-18.4 752 72.0 68.7-75.0 130 12.4 10.2-15.0
Age
< 20 years 96 27 27.2 17.8-39.3 53 55.8 43.6-67.3 16 17.0 9.7-28.0
20-24 years 235 47 17.4 12.6-23.7 157 67.2 59.8-73.9 31 15.3 10.5-21.9
25-34 years 558 85 14.6 11.5-18.2 399 73.3 68.8-77.3 74 12.2 9.4-15.7
35+ years 164 12 8.7 4.7-15.6 143 86.2 78.7-91.3 9 5.1 2.4-10.4
Race
White 786 109 14.2 11.6-17.2 601 76.7 73.2-79.9 76 9.1 7.1-11.6
Black 219 53 20.0 14.2-27.4 115 53.2 44.8-61.5 51 26.7 19.9-34.9
Other 48 9 19.8 9.3-37.5 36 78.8 61.5-89.6 3 1.4 0.4- 4.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 134 25 18.6 12.5-26.9 108 80.2 71.8-86.6 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6
No 919 146 15.1 12.5-18.0 644 70.4 66.7-73.7 129 14.6 12.0-17.5
Education
< High School 174 35 16.2 10.7-23.7 119 73.9 65.4-80.9 20 9.9 5.7-16.7
High School 269 63 23.4 18.0-29.8 168 61.4 54.4-68.0 38 15.2 10.7-21.0
> High School 608 73 11.5 8.9-14.6 463 76.7 72.6-80.3 72 11.9 9.2-15.2
Marital Status
Married 672 91 13.9 11.1-17.1 511 75.6 71.6-79.1 70 10.6 8.2-13.6
Other 381 80 18.4 14.2-23.4 241 66.5 60.6-71.9 60 15.1 11.3-20.0
Income
14,999 or less 188 43 19.8 13.9-27.5 120 64.5 55.7-72.3 25 15.7 10.2-23.4
15,000-24,999 249 46 17.3 12.6-23.2 171 70.8 64.0-76.8 32 11.9 8.0-17.3
25,000-49,999 208 33 16.1 11.0-22.9 143 70.0 62.2-76.8 32 13.9 9.2-20.4
50,000 or more 360 36 9.9 6.9-14.0 288 79.8 74.7-84.1 36 10.4 7.3-14.5
WIC recipient
No 583 79 13.1 10.3-16.6 444 76.1 71.9-79.9 60 10.7 8.1-14.0
Yes 468 90 18.0 14.2-22.4 308 67.8 62.5-72.6 70 14.3 10.9-18.5
Medicaid recipient
No 543 63 11.7 8.9-15.1 427 78.9 74.7-82.5 53 9.4 7.0-12.6
Yes 510 108 19.4 15.7-23.8 325 65.4 60.3-70.1 77 15.2 11.8-19.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 350 69 21.0 17.0-25.7 232 64.9 59.7-69.8 49 14.1 10.9-18.2
2500+ grams 703 102 15.2 12.6-18.2 520 72.6 69.0-75.8 81 12.2 9.9-15.0

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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.

This page was generated on 28JUL11

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