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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Continuous Smoking Before, During, After Pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 979 866 89.2 86.6-91.3 113 10.8 8.7-13.4
Age
< 20 years 85 72 88.3 77.6-94.3 13 11.7 5.7-22.4
20-24 years 225 182 81.3 74.4-86.7 43 18.7 13.3-25.6
25-34 years 507 460 92.2 89.0-94.5 47 7.8 5.5-11.0
35+ years 162 152 92.9 86.2-96.5 10 7.1 3.5-13.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 598 515 86.0 82.2-89.1 83 14.0 10.9-17.8
Non-Hispanic Black 206 183 90.7 84.8-94.5 23 9.3 5.5-15.2
Non-Hispanic Other 52 48 93.7 81.6-98.0 4 6.3 2.0-18.4
Latina 117 114 97.4 90.5-99.3 3 2.6 0.7- 9.5
Education
< High School 158 126 82.6 74.1-88.8 32 17.4 11.2-25.9
High School 253 200 81.8 75.8-86.5 53 18.2 13.5-24.2
> High School 565 537 95.5 93.0-97.1 28 4.5 2.9- 7.0
Marital Status
Married 622 589 95.8 93.6-97.3 33 4.2 2.7- 6.4
Other 357 277 79.9 74.5-84.3 80 20.1 15.7-25.5
WIC recipient
No 530 498 94.6 91.9-96.5 32 5.4 3.5- 8.1
Yes 441 360 83.6 79.1-87.3 81 16.4 12.7-20.9
Medicaid recipient
No 479 464 96.5 93.6-98.1 15 3.5 1.9- 6.4
Yes 500 402 83.5 79.3-86.9 98 16.5 13.1-20.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 329 272 80.4 75.5-84.5 57 19.6 15.5-24.5
2500+ grams 650 594 89.9 87.1-92.2 56 10.1 7.8-12.9

*Data in this table are constructed from survey questions 25-28.

~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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