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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Smoking after the Pregnancy

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1011 810 83.1 80.0-85.8 201 16.9 14.2-20.0
Age
< 20 years 96 73 82.4 70.9-90.0 23 17.6 10.0-29.1
20-24 years 252 176 72.1 64.4-78.7 76 27.9 21.3-35.6
25-34 years 509 427 87.1 83.1-90.2 82 12.9 9.8-16.9
35+ years 154 134 88.6 80.3-93.7 20 11.4 6.3-19.7
Race
White 726 578 83.1 79.6-86.2 148 16.9 13.8-20.4
Black 245 199 82.3 74.6-88.0 46 17.7 12.0-25.4
Other 40 33 85.7 66.7-94.7 7 14.3 5.3-33.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 130 119 94.3 87.5-97.5 11 5.7 2.5-12.5
No 881 691 80.8 77.3-84.0 190 19.2 16.0-22.7
Education
< High School 199 148 79.3 71.6-85.3 51 20.7 14.7-28.4
High School 291 208 74.6 67.4-80.6 83 25.4 19.4-32.6
> High School 519 453 89.2 85.4-92.1 66 10.8 7.9-14.6
Marital Status
Married 642 545 87.0 83.5-89.8 97 13.0 10.2-16.5
Other 369 265 76.2 70.0-81.5 104 23.8 18.5-30.0
Income
14,999 or less 294 200 71.5 64.3-77.8 94 28.5 22.2-35.7
15,000-24,999 156 112 80.8 71.9-87.3 44 19.2 12.7-28.1
25,000-49,999 178 148 87.7 80.9-92.3 30 12.3 7.7-19.1
50,000 or more 291 274 94.8 90.8-97.1 17 5.2 2.9- 9.2
WIC recipient
No 548 479 89.4 85.8-92.2 69 10.6 7.8-14.2
Yes 454 325 75.4 69.9-80.2 129 24.6 19.8-30.1
Medicaid recipient
No 469 430 93.1 89.8-95.4 39 6.9 4.6-10.2
Yes 542 380 74.3 69.3-78.7 162 25.7 21.3-30.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 457 341 73.9 69.7-77.7 116 26.1 22.3-30.3
2500+ grams 554 469 83.9 80.5-86.8 85 16.1 13.2-19.5

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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