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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Change in Smoking: from 3 months Before to last 3 Months of Pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Smoker who quit # cigarettes reduced # cigarettes same/more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 248 130 57.5 50.0-64.6 76 30.3 23.9-37.6 42 12.2 8.3-17.7
Age
< 20 years 34 20 73.5 54.1-86.7 6 14.8 5.5-34.3 8 11.7 4.3-28.2
20-24 years 88 44 52.0 39.8-63.9 32 39.6 28.2-52.3 12 8.4 4.1-16.6
25-34 years 103 54 56.9 45.3-67.7 34 30.1 20.9-41.4 15 13.0 6.7-23.7
35+ years 23 12 48.9 26.1-72.2 4 22.0 7.6-49.2 7 29.0 12.0-55.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 170 84 52.9 43.9-61.7 62 35.2 27.1-44.2 24 11.9 7.2-19.0
Non-Hispanic Black 57 33 66.1 50.4-78.9 10 17.9 8.8-33.0 14 15.9 7.8-29.8
Non-Hispanic Other 8 4 60.0 23.6-87.9 2 32.5 8.1-72.5 2 7.4 1.6-28.5
Latina 13 9 74.3 39.8-92.7 2 22.2 5.3-59.2 2 3.4 0.8-13.9
Education
< High School 62 29 54.9 39.6-69.3 19 32.2 19.6-47.9 14 13.0 5.9-26.1
High School 92 36 48.5 37.2-60.0 38 36.6 26.3-48.2 18 14.9 8.6-24.7
> High School 94 65 70.5 58.7-80.1 19 21.2 13.0-32.5 10 8.3 3.8-17.4
Marital Status
Married 100 65 71.2 60.0-80.4 23 19.2 11.8-29.6 12 9.6 4.6-18.7
Other 148 65 50.3 40.9-59.8 53 36.1 27.5-45.6 30 13.6 8.5-21.1
WIC recipient
No 87 54 64.2 51.4-75.2 22 24.4 15.1-37.0 11 11.4 5.5-22.0
Yes 161 76 54.7 45.6-63.6 54 32.7 24.8-41.7 31 12.6 7.8-19.5
Medicaid recipient
No 67 51 72.6 57.6-83.8 9 13.2 6.1-26.0 7 14.2 6.3-29.2
Yes 181 79 52.9 44.2-61.4 67 35.5 27.7-44.2 35 11.6 7.4-17.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 37 35.7 26.8-45.6 32 34.6 25.7-44.7 27 29.7 21.3-39.7
2500+ grams 152 93 59.8 51.5-67.5 44 29.8 22.9-37.9 15 10.4 6.3-16.7

*Data in this table are constructed from survey questions 25-26.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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