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Member of Household Smokes in Home*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1629 1369 84.2 81.8-86.4 260 15.8 13.6-18.2
Age
< 20 years 236 171 72.8 64.6-79.7 65 27.2 20.3-35.4
20-24 years 422 331 76.3 70.7-81.2 91 23.7 18.8-29.3
25-34 years 786 702 90.7 87.8-93.0 84 9.3 7.0-12.2
35+ years 185 165 89.5 82.3-94.0 20 10.5 6.0-17.7
Mother's Race
White 1107 941 84.5 81.7-87.0 166 15.5 13.0-18.3
African American 467 384 83.5 78.2-87.8 83 16.5 12.2-21.8
Other Minorities 55 44 81.4 65.0-91.1 11 18.6 8.9-35.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 100 96 95.3 86.9-98.4 4 4.7 1.6-13.1
No 1529 1273 83.2 80.6-85.5 256 16.8 14.5-19.4
Education
< High School 368 271 74.6 68.3-80.1 97 25.4 19.9-31.7
High School 529 419 79.2 74.3-83.4 110 20.8 16.6-25.7
> High School 731 678 92.4 89.6-94.4 53 7.6 5.6-10.4
Marital Status
Married 1089 966 88.9 86.3-91.0 123 11.1 9.0-13.7
Other 540 403 73.7 68.3-78.4 137 26.3 21.6-31.7
Income
15,999 or less 469 341 72.8 67.1-77.9 128 27.2 22.1-32.9
16,000-24,999 254 207 80.8 73.7-86.3 47 19.2 13.7-26.3
25,000-39,999 247 215 87.1 80.8-91.6 32 12.9 8.4-19.2
40,000 or more 503 479 95.0 92.0-96.9 24 5.0 3.1- 8.0
WIC recipient
No 848 767 91.2 88.5-93.4 81 8.8 6.6-11.5
Yes 766 588 76.2 72.0-79.9 178 23.8 20.1-28.0
Medicaid recipient
No 820 755 91.6 88.8-93.7 65 8.4 6.3-11.2
Yes 809 614 75.9 71.8-79.7 195 24.1 20.3-28.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 226 201 88.2 83.0-92.0 25 11.8 8.0-17.0
1500-2499 grams 532 424 78.5 74.7-81.9 108 21.5 18.1-25.3
2500+ grams 868 741 84.5 81.9-86.9 127 15.5 13.1-18.1

*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.