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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results


Change in smoking: From 3 Months Before Pregnancy to Now*

Smoker who quit # cigarettes reduced # cigarettes same/more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 187 65 37.0 29.2-45.6 43 21.9 15.6-29.8 79 41.1 32.9-49.8

*Only asked of mothers that have smoked at least 100 cigarettes in the past 2 years.

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.
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 14FEB17

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