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2003 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 1306 220 16.2 13.8-18.9 888 68.8 65.6-71.8 198 15.0 12.8-17.6
Age
< 20 years 133 31 19.4 12.0-29.7 72 59.0 47.5-69.5 30 21.7 13.8-32.5
20-24 years 348 64 19.3 14.5-25.1 225 64.9 58.3-70.9 59 15.9 11.7-21.2
25-34 years 657 99 14.0 11.1-17.5 463 71.1 66.7-75.1 95 14.9 11.9-18.5
35+ years 168 26 16.0 10.0-24.6 128 76.7 67.5-84.0 14 7.3 3.6-14.2
Race
White 917 142 14.9 12.3-18.0 655 71.9 68.3-75.3 120 13.1 10.7-16.0
Black 329 64 20.6 15.2-27.4 192 56.9 49.4-64.1 73 22.4 16.8-29.3
Other 60 14 16.4 7.9-30.9 41 72.5 56.8-84.1 5 11.1 4.4-25.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 109 24 21.9 14.3-32.1 77 71.4 60.8-80.1 8 6.7 2.9-14.4
No 1195 196 15.5 13.1-18.3 809 68.4 65.0-71.6 190 16.1 13.7-18.9
Education
< High School 249 56 20.2 14.7-27.1 161 70.0 62.5-76.6 32 9.8 6.1-15.3
High School 389 78 20.6 15.9-26.2 249 63.6 57.3-69.5 62 15.8 11.7-21.0
> High School 667 86 12.0 9.3-15.3 477 71.4 67.0-75.4 104 16.7 13.5-20.4
Marital Status
Married 852 128 14.4 11.8-17.6 607 71.2 67.4-74.8 117 14.4 11.8-17.4
Other 454 92 19.8 15.4-25.0 281 64.0 58.0-69.5 81 16.3 12.3-21.2
Income
15,999 or less 341 76 21.0 16.0-27.1 211 66.4 59.7-72.5 54 12.5 8.7-17.7
16,000-24,999 172 26 16.8 10.8-25.2 124 69.8 60.5-77.7 22 13.4 8.2-21.2
25,000-39,999 193 35 17.9 12.1-25.7 118 61.4 52.7-69.6 40 20.6 14.5-28.6
40,000 or more 487 62 11.6 8.6-15.6 356 73.1 68.1-77.6 69 15.3 11.8-19.6
WIC recipient
No 709 99 13.0 10.2-16.3 505 72.4 68.2-76.2 105 14.6 11.8-18.0
Yes 590 121 20.3 16.4-24.7 376 64.1 59.0-68.9 93 15.7 12.3-19.8
Medicaid recipient
No 666 89 13.2 10.3-16.7 480 71.3 66.9-75.2 97 15.5 12.5-19.2
Yes 640 131 19.3 15.7-23.6 408 66.2 61.4-70.7 101 14.4 11.3-18.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 561 106 19.4 16.4-22.9 368 64.5 60.5-68.3 87 16.1 13.3-19.3
2500+ grams 745 114 15.9 13.4-18.8 520 69.1 65.7-72.4 111 14.9 12.5-17.7

#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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