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2010 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.#
Recommended (Never) Other (Combining Always,Often..,Sometimes,Rarely)
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 943 342 35.3 31.9-38.9 601 64.7 61.1-68.1
Age
< 20 years 78 17 16.6 9.2-28.3 61 83.4 71.7-90.8
20-24 years 220 65 32.0 25.3-39.6 155 68.0 60.4-74.7
25-34 years 488 195 38.6 33.8-43.5 293 61.4 56.5-66.2
35+ years 157 65 43.2 34.3-52.6 92 56.8 47.4-65.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 579 268 46.0 41.4-50.7 311 54.0 49.3-58.6
Non-Hispanic Black 197 34 16.3 11.1-23.4 163 83.7 76.6-88.9
Non-Hispanic Other 51 8 17.2 8.1-32.7 43 82.8 67.3-91.9
Latina 110 30 26.2 17.9-36.6 80 73.8 63.4-82.1
Education
< High School 149 38 25.1 17.4-34.6 111 74.9 65.4-82.6
High School 244 81 33.5 27.2-40.6 163 66.5 59.4-72.8
> High School 547 223 40.3 35.8-45.0 324 59.7 55.0-64.2
Marital Status
Married 600 248 41.0 36.7-45.5 352 59.0 54.5-63.3
Other 343 94 27.3 22.1-33.3 249 72.7 66.7-77.9
WIC recipient
No 513 229 44.7 39.9-49.6 284 55.3 50.4-60.1
Yes 425 112 26.2 21.6-31.3 313 73.8 68.7-78.4
Medicaid recipient
No 461 207 45.4 40.3-50.6 254 54.6 49.4-59.7
Yes 482 135 27.4 23.0-32.3 347 72.6 67.7-77.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 305 102 31.7 26.7-37.1 203 68.3 62.9-73.3
2500+ grams 638 240 35.6 31.9-39.5 398 64.4 60.5-68.1

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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