Table 4.

Risk of Suffocation Death in Cribs Compared With Adult Beds per 100 000 Infants <8 Months Old: 1995–1998

YearCribsAdult Beds
DeathsLiving Infants in CribsRisk95% CIDeathsLiving Infants in Adult BedsRisk95% CI
Total6810 851 403 (70%)0.630.49–0.793481 366 184 (9%)25.522.8–28.2
1995232 846 700 (73%)0.810.51–1.2179272 971 (7%)28.922.9–36.1
1996132 685 131 (69%)0.480.26–0.8391272 404 (7%)33.426.9–41.0
1997132 677 817 (69%)0.490.26–0.8392388 089 (10%)23.719.1–29.1
1998192 640 841 (67%)0.720.43–1.1286433 571 (11%)19.815.9–24.5