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2006 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 1337 1072 82.4 79.6-84.8 265 17.6 15.2-20.4
Age
< 20 years 133 95 75.4 64.8-83.6 38 24.6 16.4-35.2
20-24 years 297 212 77.6 71.3-82.9 85 22.4 17.1-28.7
25-34 years 688 574 85.0 81.2-88.1 114 15.0 11.9-18.8
35+ years 219 191 86.9 79.4-91.9 28 13.1 8.1-20.6
Race
White 978 772 81.7 78.5-84.6 206 18.3 15.4-21.5
Black 282 230 82.9 76.4-88.0 52 17.1 12.0-23.6
Other 77 70 88.2 71.6-95.7 7 11.8 4.3-28.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 180 172 95.8 90.4-98.2 8 4.2 1.8- 9.6
No 1157 900 79.7 76.5-82.6 257 20.3 17.4-23.5
Education
< High School 216 155 79.1 71.3-85.2 61 20.9 14.8-28.7
High School 400 293 75.4 69.5-80.5 107 24.6 19.5-30.5
> High School 719 622 87.8 84.6-90.4 97 12.2 9.6-15.4
Marital Status
Married 877 756 88.1 85.3-90.5 121 11.9 9.5-14.7
Other 460 316 73.9 68.4-78.7 144 26.1 21.3-31.6
Income
14,999 or less 351 235 71.8 65.3-77.6 116 28.2 22.4-34.7
15,000-24,999 173 136 86.0 78.4-91.2 37 14.0 8.8-21.6
25,000-49,999 259 205 78.9 72.0-84.5 54 21.1 15.5-28.0
50,000 or more 441 404 92.5 89.0-94.9 37 7.5 5.1-11.0
WIC recipient
No 751 655 89.4 86.4-91.9 96 10.6 8.1-13.6
Yes 576 408 74.6 69.8-78.8 168 25.4 21.2-30.2
Medicaid recipient
No 672 602 90.0 86.8-92.5 70 10.0 7.5-13.2
Yes 665 470 75.7 71.3-79.6 195 24.3 20.4-28.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 587 440 71.6 67.5-75.3 147 28.4 24.7-32.5
2500+ grams 750 632 83.3 80.3-86.0 118 16.7 14.0-19.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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