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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SLEEP POSITION AND BED SHARING

Did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker tell you any of the following things1? PLACE BABY'S CRIB OR BED IN MOM'S ROOM

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 887 327 36.3 32.7-40.0 560 63.7 60.0-67.3
Age
< 25 years 203 68 33.3 26.2-41.3 135 66.7 58.7-73.8
25-34 years 505 206 40.5 35.7-45.6 299 59.5 54.4-64.3
35+ years 179 53 28.2 21.5-36.2 126 71.8 63.8-78.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 491 203 41.4 36.6-46.3 288 58.6 53.7-63.4
Non-Hispanic Black 153 58 36.4 27.3-46.6 95 63.6 53.4-72.7
Non-Hispanic Other 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 157 34 20.5 14.5-28.2 123 79.5 71.8-85.5
Education
< High School 110 23 19.8 12.4-30.1 87 80.2 69.9-87.6
High School 190 66 31.9 24.7-40.1 124 68.1 59.9-75.3
> High School 586 237 40.3 35.8-45.0 349 59.7 55.0-64.2
Marital Status
Married 576 229 40.3 35.9-44.8 347 59.7 55.2-64.1
Other 311 98 29.8 23.9-36.6 213 70.2 63.4-76.1
Medicaid recipient
No 497 180 35.6 31.0-40.4 317 64.4 59.6-69.0
Yes 390 147 37.1 31.5-43.0 243 62.9 57.0-68.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 270 103 38.4 32.7-44.5 167 61.6 55.5-67.3
2500+ grams 617 224 36.1 32.2-40.2 393 63.9 59.8-67.8

1Asked of all mothers with baby at home.
Please visit PRAMS–Annual Questionnaires for the new Phase 8 sleep position and bed sharing questions.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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