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2008 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 1372 1122 82.5 80.1-84.7 250 17.5 15.3-19.9
Age
< 20 years 149 113 76.9 68.1-83.8 36 23.1 16.2-31.9
20-24 years 323 241 75.7 69.8-80.8 82 24.3 19.2-30.2
25-34 years 691 585 85.6 82.3-88.3 106 14.4 11.7-17.7
35+ years 209 183 87.8 81.8-92.0 26 12.2 8.0-18.2
Race
White 973 790 82.5 79.6-85.0 183 17.5 15.0-20.4
Black 331 271 82.0 76.4-86.5 60 18.0 13.5-23.6
Other 68 61 86.2 72.2-93.8 7 13.8 6.2-27.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 192 183 96.8 92.8-98.6 9 3.2 1.4- 7.2
No 1179 938 79.8 77.0-82.4 241 20.2 17.6-23.0
Education
< High School 268 189 72.2 65.6-77.9 79 27.8 22.1-34.4
High School 378 275 76.2 71.0-80.8 103 23.8 19.2-29.0
> High School 722 654 90.7 88.0-92.8 68 9.3 7.2-12.0
Marital Status
Married 831 736 88.6 85.8-90.8 95 11.4 9.2-14.2
Other 541 386 73.9 69.4-77.9 155 26.1 22.1-30.6
Income
14,999 or less 380 258 70.1 64.4-75.2 122 29.9 24.8-35.6
15,000-24,999 176 140 81.6 74.1-87.2 36 18.4 12.8-25.9
25,000-49,999 265 224 86.6 81.3-90.6 41 13.4 9.4-18.7
50,000 or more 442 405 90.4 86.8-93.2 37 9.6 6.8-13.2
WIC recipient
No 740 656 89.2 86.4-91.5 84 10.8 8.5-13.6
Yes 624 459 75.2 71.1-78.9 165 24.8 21.1-28.9
Medicaid recipient
No 640 582 90.3 87.3-92.6 58 9.7 7.4-12.7
Yes 732 540 76.1 72.4-79.5 192 23.9 20.5-27.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 343 74.6 70.3-78.4 107 25.4 21.6-29.7
2500+ grams 922 779 83.3 80.6-85.6 143 16.7 14.4-19.4

#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 20MAY10

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