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2011 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 952 869 91.6 89.2-93.4 83 8.4 6.6-10.8
Age
< 20 years 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 233 208 89.6 84.0-93.4 25 10.4 6.6-16.0
25-34 years 504 465 92.8 89.7-95.0 39 7.2 5.0-10.3
35+ years 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 474 90.3 86.9-92.9 52 9.7 7.1-13.1
Non-Hispanic Black 244 218 88.8 82.6-93.0 26 11.2 7.0-17.4
Non-Hispanic Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 169 137 83.5 75.7-89.2 32 16.5 10.8-24.3
High School 190 166 88.8 82.4-93.0 24 11.2 7.0-17.6
> High School 592 565 95.2 92.7-96.8 27 4.8 3.2- 7.3
Marital Status
Married 559 530 95.2 92.6-96.9 29 4.8 3.1- 7.4
Other 392 338 86.3 81.6-89.9 54 13.7 10.1-18.4
WIC recipient
No 469 451 95.3 92.2-97.2 18 4.7 2.8- 7.8
Yes 481 416 88.0 84.2-91.0 65 12.0 9.0-15.8
Medicaid recipient
No 407 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Yes 545 469 86.9 83.2-89.9 76 13.1 10.1-16.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 323 287 88.9 85.0-91.9 36 11.1 8.1-15.0
2500+ grams 629 582 91.8 89.2-93.8 47 8.2 6.2-10.8

~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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