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Oregon PRAMS: 2002 Results*
After your baby was born, how long did he or she stay in the hospital?


Percent

Less than 24 hours (less than 1 day) 8.9%
24 - 48 hours (1-2 days) 50.4%
3 days 23.7%
4 days 6.4%
5 days 2.8%
6 days or more 5.3%
My baby was not born in a hospital 2.2%
My baby is still in the hospital .2%
(n = 1,317)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from March 2002 through March 2003. Child's dates of birth were from 1/1/2002 through 12/31/2002.
  • The number of respondents (n) is the number of women who chose the responses above.
  • Percents may not add to 100.0 due to rounding.
*2002 Data collected under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocol.

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