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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SECOND HAND SMOKE EXPOSURE

Is your new baby ever in the same room with someone who is smoking?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1485 1349 89.9 87.7-91.7 136 10.1 8.3-12.3
Age
< 20 years 152 124 75.3 65.1-83.2 28 24.7 16.8-34.9
20-24 years 387 342 86.7 81.8-90.4 45 13.3 9.6-18.2
25-34 years 765 713 93.4 90.9-95.3 52 6.6 4.7- 9.1
35+ years 181 170 95.4 89.9-98.0 11 4.6 2.0-10.1
Race
White 1037 940 89.9 87.4-92.0 97 10.1 8.0-12.6
Black 387 356 89.9 84.8-93.4 31 10.1 6.6-15.2
Other 61 53 88.3 74.4-95.1 8 11.7 4.9-25.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 162 161 99.0 93.5-99.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5
No 1323 1188 88.3 85.9-90.4 135 11.7 9.6-14.1
Education
< High School 292 244 82.1 76.0-87.0 48 17.9 13.0-24.0
High School 424 377 87.5 82.8-91.0 47 12.5 9.0-17.2
> High School 766 725 94.8 92.5-96.4 41 5.2 3.6- 7.5
Marital Status
Married 926 860 92.4 90.0-94.2 66 7.6 5.8-10.0
Other 559 489 85.9 81.6-89.3 70 14.1 10.7-18.4
Income
14,999 or less 432 368 83.2 78.1-87.3 64 16.8 12.7-21.9
15,000-24,999 228 201 87.6 81.0-92.1 27 12.4 7.9-19.0
25,000-49,999 309 284 90.3 85.4-93.6 25 9.7 6.4-14.6
50,000 or more 407 394 97.4 94.6-98.7 13 2.6 1.3- 5.4
WIC recipient
No 757 714 94.7 92.3-96.3 43 5.3 3.7- 7.7
Yes 718 625 84.8 81.1-87.9 93 15.2 12.1-18.9
Medicaid recipient
No 693 659 95.7 93.5-97.1 34 4.3 2.9- 6.5
Yes 792 690 85.0 81.5-88.0 102 15.0 12.0-18.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 632 578 91.2 88.7-93.1 54 8.8 6.9-11.3
2500+ grams 853 771 89.8 87.4-91.7 82 10.2 8.3-12.6

*Data in this table are recoded responses to survey question 55. (About how many hours a day, on average, is your new baby in the same room with someone who is smoking?)

#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.

This page was generated on 02OCT06

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