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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Postpartum Household Smoking Rules

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Not Allowed Anywhere Smoking Permitted
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 956 896 93.6 91.4-95.2 60 6.4 4.8- 8.6
Age
< 20 years 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 236 220 93.5 88.6-96.4 16 6.5 3.6-11.4
25-34 years 505 474 94.1 91.2-96.1 31 5.9 3.9- 8.8
35+ years 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 493 93.6 90.6-95.7 33 6.4 4.3- 9.4
Non-Hispanic Black 246 225 89.8 83.8-93.8 21 10.2 6.2-16.2
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 171 146 85.6 77.9-90.9 25 14.4 9.1-22.1
High School 191 *** *** *** *** *** ***
> High School 593 573 96.0 93.6-97.5 20 4.0 2.5- 6.4
Marital Status
Married 561 543 97.1 95.0-98.4 18 2.9 1.6- 5.0
Other 394 352 88.4 83.9-91.8 42 11.6 8.2-16.1
WIC recipient
No 470 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Yes 484 432 89.3 85.5-92.2 52 10.7 7.8-14.5
Medicaid recipient
No 407 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Yes 549 492 89.9 86.4-92.5 57 10.1 7.5-13.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 302 92.7 89.3-95.0 24 7.3 5.0-10.7
2500+ grams 630 594 93.6 91.3-95.4 36 6.4 4.6- 8.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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