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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SLEEP POSITION AND BED SHARING

How often does your new baby sleep in the same bed with you or anyone else?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
ALWAYS OFTEN/ALMOST ALWAYS SOMETIMES RARELY NEVER
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1128 150 15.2 12.8-17.9 132 10.9 9.0-13.2 199 17.5 15.0-20.3 268 23.3 20.6-26.3 379 33.1 30.1-36.3
Age
< 20 years 110 26 29.2 20.0-40.5 14 13.2 7.1-23.1 20 13.9 7.9-23.3 26 23.6 15.4-34.4 24 20.2 12.8-30.4
20-24 years 258 42 17.9 12.9-24.3 28 9.3 5.9-14.5 49 20.1 14.9-26.4 62 25.5 19.7-32.3 77 27.2 21.5-33.9
25-34 years 587 66 12.9 9.9-16.5 74 12.1 9.4-15.4 98 16.7 13.5-20.6 148 23.5 19.9-27.6 201 34.8 30.6-39.3
35+ years 173 16 7.8 4.4-13.4 16 7.8 4.4-13.4 32 18.5 12.7-26.2 32 18.4 12.6-26.0 77 47.5 39.1-56.0
Race
White 819 77 10.5 8.3-13.2 83 9.4 7.4-11.9 126 15.7 13.1-18.9 196 22.9 19.8-26.3 337 41.5 37.7-45.3
Black 257 60 26.9 20.5-34.3 43 15.6 10.9-22.0 60 21.9 16.3-28.8 60 25.0 18.9-32.2 34 10.6 6.8-16.1
Other 52 13 30.1 17.5-46.7 6 10.6 4.3-23.6 13 22.6 12.3-37.9 12 21.5 11.3-37.2 8 15.2 6.8-30.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 27 20.7 14.2-29.1 18 10.2 5.8-17.1 31 21.8 15.0-30.5 32 22.6 15.9-30.9 37 24.8 17.9-33.4
No 983 123 14.1 11.7-17.1 114 11.1 9.0-13.6 168 16.7 14.1-19.6 236 23.5 20.5-26.7 342 34.7 31.3-38.2
Education
< High School 189 43 23.0 16.5-31.0 23 11.8 7.2-18.7 40 21.3 15.0-29.3 44 22.8 16.4-30.7 39 21.1 15.0-28.9
High School 304 48 17.8 13.2-23.6 30 7.8 5.0-11.9 62 18.7 14.2-24.3 71 24.6 19.4-30.7 93 31.0 25.4-37.3
> High School 633 59 10.8 8.2-14.1 79 12.4 9.7-15.7 96 15.4 12.4-18.9 153 22.8 19.4-26.7 246 38.6 34.4-42.9
Marital Status
Married 702 55 9.0 6.9-11.8 76 10.7 8.4-13.6 116 16.0 13.2-19.4 176 24.6 21.2-28.4 279 39.6 35.6-43.7
Other 426 95 23.8 19.2-29.1 56 11.2 8.1-15.3 83 19.5 15.4-24.5 92 21.4 17.1-26.5 100 24.1 19.6-29.1
Income
14,999 or less 203 42 25.1 18.4-33.3 30 12.1 7.6-18.6 42 17.8 12.4-24.9 48 25.9 19.3-33.8 41 19.1 13.5-26.3
15,000-24,999 268 44 16.4 11.9-22.3 36 12.5 8.7-17.8 52 20.1 15.1-26.3 69 24.4 19.0-30.6 67 26.5 21.0-33.0
25,000-49,999 231 32 15.5 10.7-21.9 27 11.6 7.6-17.2 46 19.2 13.9-26.0 51 20.7 15.2-27.5 75 33.0 26.4-40.4
50,000 or more 372 24 7.9 5.2-11.9 35 8.5 5.9-12.2 51 13.8 10.4-18.3 87 22.1 17.8-27.1 175 47.7 42.1-53.3
WIC recipient
No 604 50 8.8 6.5-11.8 60 10.2 7.7-13.3 92 15.0 12.0-18.5 147 23.3 19.7-27.3 255 42.7 38.4-47.2
Yes 522 100 21.6 17.6-26.2 72 11.7 8.8-15.3 106 19.9 16.1-24.3 121 23.5 19.5-28.0 123 23.3 19.4-27.8
Medicaid recipient
No 567 53 10.5 7.9-13.9 55 9.5 7.1-12.7 90 16.4 13.2-20.2 133 23.0 19.4-27.2 236 40.5 36.1-45.1
Yes 561 97 19.3 15.6-23.6 77 12.1 9.3-15.7 109 18.5 14.9-22.6 135 23.5 19.6-28.0 143 26.6 22.5-31.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 376 48 13.8 10.6-17.8 54 14.6 11.4-18.5 74 20.5 16.7-25.0 93 24.6 20.5-29.2 107 26.5 22.4-31.1
2500+ grams 752 102 15.3 12.7-18.2 78 10.6 8.5-13.1 125 17.2 14.6-20.2 175 23.2 20.3-26.4 272 33.7 30.4-37.1

~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.

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