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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results


Change in Smoking: From 3 Months Before Pregnancy to last 3 Months of Pregnancy*

Smoker who quit # Cigarettes reduced # Cigarettes same/more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 156 73 53.2 43.5-62.7 59 30.6 22.8-39.7 24 16.2 9.8-25.7

*Only asked of mothers who smoked in the three months before becoming pregnant.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

Subgroup estimates suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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