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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Prenatal Household Smoking Rules

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Not Allowed Anywhere Smoking Permitted
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 968 881 90.6 88.1-92.6 87 9.4 7.4-11.9
Age
< 20 years 82 64 77.9 65.3-86.8 18 22.1 13.2-34.7
20-24 years 224 195 87.9 82.2-91.9 29 12.1 8.1-17.8
25-34 years 502 468 93.2 89.9-95.4 34 6.8 4.6-10.1
35+ years 160 154 96.3 90.7-98.6 6 3.7 1.4- 9.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 593 541 91.2 88.0-93.6 52 8.8 6.4-12.0
Non-Hispanic Black 206 175 83.6 76.3-89.0 31 16.4 11.0-23.7
Non-Hispanic Other 52 50 94.1 79.4-98.5 2 5.9 1.5-20.6
Latina 111 109 97.5 89.7-99.4 2 2.5 0.6-10.3
Education
< High School 152 131 86.3 78.0-91.8 21 13.7 8.2-22.0
High School 250 205 83.7 77.8-88.2 45 16.3 11.8-22.2
> High School 563 542 95.8 93.2-97.4 21 4.2 2.6- 6.8
Marital Status
Married 617 592 95.6 93.2-97.2 25 4.4 2.8- 6.8
Other 351 289 83.6 78.5-87.7 62 16.4 12.3-21.5
WIC recipient
No 529 508 95.3 92.5-97.1 21 4.7 2.9- 7.5
Yes 434 368 85.8 81.5-89.3 66 14.2 10.7-18.5
Medicaid recipient
No 474 463 96.9 93.9-98.5 11 3.1 1.5- 6.1
Yes 494 418 85.7 81.7-88.9 76 14.3 11.1-18.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 289 86.7 82.3-90.2 37 13.3 9.8-17.7
2500+ grams 642 592 91.0 88.2-93.1 50 9.0 6.9-11.8

~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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