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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SECOND HAND SMOKE EXPOSURE

Which of the following statements best describes the rules about smoking inside your home during your most recent pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NOT ALLOWED ANYWHERE ALLOWED SOME PLACES/TIMES PERMITTED ANYWHERE
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1153 1023 88.5 86.1-90.5 89 7.8 6.2- 9.9 41 3.7 2.5- 5.2
Age
< 20 years 116 96 82.5 72.6-89.4 12 10.1 5.2-18.7 8 7.4 3.3-15.8
20-24 years 265 211 78.6 72.1-83.9 34 13.4 9.3-19.1 20 8.0 4.9-12.8
25-34 years 594 547 92.4 89.5-94.6 36 6.1 4.2- 8.9 11 1.4 0.6- 3.1
35+ years 178 169 96.7 92.3-98.6 7 2.3 0.8- 6.1 2 1.0 0.2- 5.5
Race
White 837 749 89.5 86.8-91.7 61 6.8 5.1- 9.0 27 3.7 2.4- 5.6
Black 262 227 85.4 79.0-90.1 27 12.5 8.1-18.7 8 2.1 0.8- 5.5
Other 54 47 88.2 73.4-95.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 6 11.2 4.3-26.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 142 96.8 91.8-98.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 3 2.4 0.8- 7.2
No 1007 881 87.0 84.2-89.3 88 9.1 7.2-11.6 38 3.9 2.6- 5.7
Education
< High School 192 150 79.5 71.8-85.5 24 10.5 6.4-16.8 18 10.0 5.9-16.5
High School 317 259 81.7 76.2-86.2 43 14.6 10.6-19.9 15 3.7 2.0- 6.8
> High School 640 612 95.9 93.7-97.3 21 2.9 1.7- 4.7 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8
Marital Status
Married 712 661 93.2 90.6-95.1 38 5.1 3.5- 7.4 13 1.7 0.9- 3.2
Other 441 362 82.0 77.3-85.9 51 11.6 8.5-15.7 28 6.4 4.1- 9.7
Income
14,999 or less 212 165 77.8 70.2-83.9 29 14.1 9.2-20.9 18 8.1 4.6-13.9
15,000-24,999 272 219 82.5 76.8-87.1 35 10.8 7.3-15.7 18 6.7 3.9-11.0
25,000-49,999 236 218 92.5 87.6-95.6 15 6.6 3.7-11.5 3 0.8 0.2- 3.7
50,000 or more 379 371 97.3 94.3-98.8 8 2.7 1.2- 5.7 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 617 587 94.1 91.3-96.0 26 4.7 3.1- 7.2 4 1.2 0.4- 3.1
Yes 534 435 83.0 78.9-86.5 62 10.8 8.0-14.3 37 6.2 4.2- 9.1
Medicaid recipient
No 577 553 96.1 93.8-97.6 22 3.8 2.4- 6.1 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3
Yes 576 470 81.9 77.8-85.3 67 11.4 8.6-14.8 39 6.8 4.7- 9.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 393 338 84.9 80.9-88.2 37 9.9 7.3-13.4 18 5.2 3.3- 8.0
2500+ grams 760 685 88.8 86.2-91.0 52 7.7 5.9- 9.9 23 3.5 2.3- 5.3

*Data in this table are constructed from survey questions 8-10.

~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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