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2002 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 1361 265 18.4 16.0-21.0 856 64.1 61.0-67.2 240 17.5 15.1-20.1
Age
< 20 years 169 50 25.2 17.8-34.6 91 58.2 48.3-67.4 28 16.6 10.5-25.2
20-24 years 354 70 21.1 16.3-26.9 211 57.3 50.8-63.5 73 21.6 16.7-27.4
25-34 years 660 119 17.8 14.6-21.6 434 66.7 62.2-70.9 107 15.5 12.4-19.1
35+ years 178 26 8.7 5.0-14.7 120 73.8 65.4-80.8 32 17.4 11.7-25.3
Race
White 946 154 16.3 13.7-19.3 648 68.3 64.6-71.7 144 15.5 12.9-18.4
Black 344 94 24.9 19.2-31.6 160 47.1 40.0-54.3 90 28.0 22.0-34.9
Other 71 17 21.5 12.2-35.1 48 75.3 61.6-85.3 6 3.2 0.8-11.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 118 28 22.5 14.7-32.7 82 71.9 61.3-80.5 8 5.6 2.4-12.9
No 1243 237 18.0 15.5-20.8 774 63.4 60.0-66.6 232 18.7 16.1-21.5
Education
< High School 286 76 25.0 19.4-31.6 174 63.3 56.2-69.8 36 11.7 7.8-17.1
High School 376 76 19.7 15.0-25.4 223 58.1 51.5-64.3 77 22.2 17.2-28.2
> High School 697 112 14.9 12.0-18.3 458 67.6 63.3-71.5 127 17.5 14.4-21.1
Marital Status
Married 894 150 16.5 13.8-19.6 607 68.0 64.3-71.5 137 15.4 12.8-18.5
Other 467 115 22.6 18.0-28.0 249 55.3 49.4-61.2 103 22.1 17.5-27.4
Income
15,999 or less 392 99 23.3 18.4-29.0 217 57.5 51.1-63.6 76 19.2 14.7-24.7
16,000-24,999 149 32 20.5 13.6-29.7 91 59.4 49.3-68.7 26 20.1 13.2-29.4
25,000-39,999 190 39 21.0 14.7-29.1 115 62.6 53.8-70.7 36 16.4 10.9-23.9
40,000 or more 516 72 13.7 10.5-17.5 364 71.3 66.5-75.7 80 15.0 11.7-19.0
WIC recipient
No 759 130 15.5 12.7-18.8 512 69.6 65.6-73.4 117 14.9 12.1-18.2
Yes 588 133 22.4 18.4-26.9 335 56.8 51.7-61.8 120 20.8 17.0-25.3
Medicaid recipient
No 702 110 14.3 11.5-17.7 475 69.3 65.1-73.2 117 16.3 13.4-19.8
Yes 659 155 23.3 19.4-27.7 381 57.9 53.0-62.6 123 18.8 15.3-22.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 574 126 23.3 20.0-26.9 344 58.6 54.6-62.5 104 18.1 15.2-21.4
2500+ grams 787 139 18.0 15.5-20.9 512 64.6 61.2-67.9 136 17.4 14.9-20.2

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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