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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

How many cigarette smokers, not including yourself, lived in your home during your most recent pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Smokers 1 smoker 2 or more smokers
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1133 758 66.0 62.7-69.2 258 22.5 19.8-25.5 117 11.5 9.4-14.0
Age
< 20 years 112 51 43.3 32.7-54.6 32 25.3 16.9-36.1 29 31.3 21.8-42.7
20-24 years 263 133 50.6 43.5-57.7 88 32.8 26.5-39.7 42 16.6 11.9-22.7
25-34 years 582 421 73.4 69.0-77.3 121 19.8 16.3-23.8 40 6.8 4.7- 9.7
35+ years 176 153 84.6 76.9-90.1 17 11.7 7.1-18.8 6 3.6 1.3- 9.6
Race
White 821 574 67.9 64.1-71.5 174 21.7 18.7-25.2 73 10.4 8.1-13.2
Black 261 151 60.9 53.3-68.1 72 25.0 19.0-32.1 38 14.1 9.5-20.3
Other 51 33 63.0 46.1-77.1 12 21.3 11.0-37.3 6 15.7 6.5-33.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 134 112 83.3 74.9-89.3 12 7.6 3.9-14.2 10 9.1 4.8-16.6
No 999 646 63.1 59.5-66.6 246 25.0 22.0-28.3 107 11.9 9.6-14.6
Education
< High School 185 99 52.7 43.9-61.2 49 26.1 19.2-34.4 37 21.3 14.9-29.5
High School 311 160 56.2 49.7-62.5 98 27.6 22.3-33.7 53 16.2 12.0-21.5
> High School 633 498 76.8 72.7-80.4 109 18.0 14.8-21.8 26 5.2 3.4- 7.8
Marital Status
Married 698 544 77.8 74.0-81.1 120 17.3 14.3-20.8 34 4.9 3.3- 7.2
Other 435 214 49.9 44.3-55.6 138 29.6 24.8-34.9 83 20.5 16.2-25.5
Income
14,999 or less 209 100 49.6 41.4-57.9 63 26.6 20.0-34.5 46 23.7 17.3-31.6
15,000-24,999 264 136 54.5 47.6-61.3 87 30.7 24.8-37.4 41 14.8 10.5-20.3
25,000-49,999 231 157 67.4 59.9-74.1 61 26.0 19.9-33.1 13 6.6 3.5-12.1
50,000 or more 377 330 86.2 81.7-89.8 38 11.0 7.9-15.2 9 2.8 1.3- 5.8
WIC recipient
No 612 488 77.9 73.8-81.6 92 15.6 12.6-19.2 32 6.4 4.4- 9.5
Yes 519 269 53.8 48.7-58.9 165 29.4 25.0-34.3 85 16.7 13.2-20.9
Medicaid recipient
No 568 468 81.5 77.6-84.9 82 14.8 11.8-18.4 18 3.7 2.2- 6.1
Yes 565 290 52.5 47.6-57.4 176 29.3 25.0-33.9 99 18.3 14.7-22.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 387 242 59.6 54.6-64.5 101 27.9 23.5-32.6 44 12.5 9.5-16.3
2500+ grams 746 516 66.6 63.0-70.0 157 22.0 19.1-25.3 73 11.4 9.1-14.1

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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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