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Member of Household Smokes in Home*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 777 628 80.1 75.9-83.7 149 19.9 16.3-24.1
Age
< 20 years 115 81 72.2 59.6-82.1 34 27.8 17.9-40.4
20-24 years 207 160 72.8 63.3-80.5 47 27.2 19.5-36.7
25-34 years 370 310 85.0 79.3-89.3 60 15.0 10.7-20.7
35+ years 85 77 90.0 78.6-95.7 8 10.0 4.3-21.4
Mother's Race
White 528 424 79.7 74.5-84.0 104 20.3 16.0-25.5
African American 227 187 79.5 70.8-86.1 40 20.5 13.9-29.2
Other Minorities 22 17 91.2 67.8-98.1 5 8.8 1.9-32.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 18 17 98.6 89.5-99.8 1 1.4 0.2-10.5
No 759 611 79.7 75.4-83.4 148 20.3 16.6-24.6
Education
< High School 146 92 62.8 51.0-73.2 54 37.2 26.8-49.0
High School 263 191 70.8 62.6-77.8 72 29.2 22.2-37.4
> High School 368 345 94.5 90.8-96.7 23 5.5 3.3- 9.2
Marital Status
Married 529 456 88.1 83.8-91.3 73 11.9 8.7-16.2
Other 248 172 63.7 54.8-71.7 76 36.3 28.3-45.2
Income
15,999 or less 245 169 65.7 56.3-73.9 76 34.3 26.1-43.7
16,000-24,999 116 90 74.4 60.9-84.5 26 25.6 15.5-39.1
25,000-39,999 130 107 81.1 71.1-88.3 23 18.9 11.7-28.9
40,000 or more 241 229 95.5 91.1-97.7 12 4.5 2.3- 8.9
WIC recipient
No 425 371 88.6 83.8-92.1 54 11.4 7.9-16.2
Yes 346 252 70.1 62.9-76.4 94 29.9 23.6-37.1
Medicaid recipient
No 406 373 92.7 88.8-95.3 33 7.3 4.7-11.2
Yes 371 255 65.6 58.3-72.2 116 34.4 27.8-41.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 118 100 83.3 74.9-89.3 18 16.7 10.7-25.1
1500-2499 grams 257 194 74.8 68.9-79.9 63 25.2 20.1-31.1
2500+ grams 400 332 80.4 75.8-84.3 68 19.6 15.7-24.2

*Survey Question:
Listed below are some things about safety. Indicate if it applies to you. 67g. There is a member of
my household who smokes inside my home

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.