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2004 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 1409 261 18.4 16.0-21.0 916 64.2 61.0-67.2 232 17.4 15.1-20.0
Age
< 20 years 136 29 23.9 15.8-34.3 73 49.9 39.2-60.6 34 26.2 17.8-36.9
20-24 years 363 68 21.1 16.4-26.7 232 60.0 53.6-66.0 63 18.9 14.4-24.5
25-34 years 738 127 16.2 13.2-19.7 505 69.0 64.8-72.9 106 14.8 12.0-18.2
35+ years 172 37 16.9 11.2-24.8 106 65.2 56.1-73.3 29 17.9 11.9-26.0
Race
White 992 172 17.2 14.5-20.2 685 67.8 64.2-71.2 135 15.0 12.5-17.9
Black 356 75 21.6 16.4-27.9 191 51.2 44.2-58.2 90 27.2 21.4-33.9
Other 61 14 23.4 13.1-38.2 40 66.3 51.2-78.6 7 10.3 4.2-23.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 142 34 24.6 17.3-33.9 103 71.7 62.3-79.5 5 3.7 1.4- 9.3
No 1267 227 17.4 15.0-20.1 813 63.0 59.6-66.2 227 19.6 17.0-22.5
Education
< High School 262 59 23.6 17.7-30.8 163 61.0 53.3-68.2 40 15.4 10.6-21.8
High School 398 62 15.8 11.8-20.8 264 64.9 58.8-70.6 72 19.3 14.9-24.7
> High School 746 139 17.8 14.7-21.3 487 64.9 60.7-68.9 120 17.3 14.3-20.8
Marital Status
Married 894 146 15.1 12.5-18.1 619 68.9 65.2-72.4 129 16.0 13.4-19.1
Other 515 115 23.9 19.4-29.0 297 56.4 50.8-61.9 103 19.8 15.7-24.6
Income
14,999 or less 398 78 19.0 14.5-24.3 239 60.4 54.1-66.4 81 20.6 15.9-26.2
15,000-24,999 217 44 20.4 14.5-27.9 144 64.8 56.6-72.3 29 14.8 9.8-21.6
25,000-49,999 298 56 19.5 14.6-25.5 196 64.0 57.3-70.3 46 16.5 12.0-22.1
50,000 or more 400 64 14.3 10.7-18.8 272 67.8 62.1-72.9 64 18.0 13.9-22.9
WIC recipient
No 728 118 16.3 13.2-19.8 492 66.7 62.4-70.7 118 17.1 14.0-20.6
Yes 671 141 20.5 16.9-24.6 417 61.5 56.8-66.1 113 18.0 14.6-22.0
Medicaid recipient
No 678 115 17.4 14.2-21.1 457 65.7 61.3-69.9 106 16.9 13.8-20.6
Yes 731 146 19.3 15.9-23.2 459 62.8 58.3-67.2 126 17.9 14.6-21.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 115 20.0 17.0-23.4 387 64.9 61.1-68.6 88 15.1 12.5-18.2
2500+ grams 819 146 18.3 15.7-21.1 529 64.1 60.7-67.4 144 17.6 15.1-20.4

#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 02OCT06

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