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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

How many cigarette smokers, not including yourself, lived in your home during your most recent pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Smokers in the Home 1 or more Smokers
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 602 428 70.6 66.2-74.8 174 29.4 25.2-33.8
Age
< 20 years 44 27 56.7 40.2-71.9 17 43.3 28.1-59.8
20-24 years 139 74 54.4 44.4-64.1 65 45.6 35.9-55.6
25-34 years 338 265 78.4 72.9-83.0 73 21.6 17.0-27.1
35+ years 81 62 78.7 66.5-87.3 19 21.3 12.7-33.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 346 247 71.9 66.1-77.0 99 28.1 23.0-33.9
Non-Hispanic Black 140 91 62.3 51.8-71.8 49 37.7 28.2-48.2
Non-Hispanic Other 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 78 64 79.4 66.9-88.0 14 20.6 12.0-33.1
Education
< High School 83 45 49.9 37.4-62.5 38 50.1 37.5-62.6
High School 117 73 60.0 49.2-70.0 44 40.0 30.0-50.8
> High School 402 310 78.8 73.8-83.1 92 21.2 16.9-26.2
Marital Status
Married 366 299 82.9 78.2-86.8 67 17.1 13.2-21.8
Other 236 129 53.9 46.1-61.5 107 46.1 38.5-53.9
WIC recipient
No 284 243 85.8 80.6-89.9 41 14.2 10.1-19.4
Yes 315 182 57.4 50.7-63.8 133 42.6 36.2-49.3
Medicaid recipient
No 314 272 85.4 80.3-89.4 42 14.6 10.6-19.7
Yes 288 156 55.1 48.2-61.9 132 44.9 38.1-51.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 195 128 64.3 57.2-70.9 67 35.7 29.1-42.8
2500+ grams 407 300 71.2 66.3-75.6 107 28.8 24.4-33.7

For 2012, N.C. PRAMS only collected data on May through December births. Additionally, the overall weighted response ratewas 51%.

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

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

Note: New data entry/data processing system introduced starting with 2012 PRAMS data.
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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