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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SECOND HAND SMOKE EXPOSURE

Is your new baby ever in the same room with someone who is smoking?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1451 1300 89.3 87.2-91.1 151 10.7 8.9-12.8
Age
< 20 years 185 154 80.9 72.4-87.3 31 19.1 12.7-27.6
20-24 years 383 331 85.8 81.0-89.6 52 14.2 10.4-19.0
25-34 years 699 646 92.4 89.7-94.5 53 7.6 5.5-10.3
35+ years 184 169 92.4 86.2-95.9 15 7.6 4.1-13.8
Race
White 1005 894 88.7 86.1-90.8 111 11.3 9.2-13.9
Black 373 343 91.7 87.0-94.8 30 8.3 5.2-13.0
Other 73 63 87.9 75.7-94.5 10 12.1 5.5-24.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 148 98.7 93.9-99.7 3 1.3 0.3- 6.1
No 1300 1152 88.1 85.8-90.2 148 11.9 9.8-14.2
Education
< High School 324 273 84.4 78.9-88.6 51 15.6 11.4-21.1
High School 407 361 88.6 84.0-92.0 46 11.4 8.0-16.0
> High School 717 663 91.9 89.2-94.0 54 8.1 6.0-10.8
Marital Status
Married 934 845 90.1 87.6-92.2 89 9.9 7.8-12.4
Other 517 455 87.5 83.3-90.8 62 12.5 9.2-16.7
Income
15,999 or less 427 359 83.3 78.2-87.3 68 16.7 12.7-21.8
16,000-24,999 159 143 89.7 82.1-94.3 16 10.3 5.7-17.9
25,000-39,999 196 179 89.3 82.5-93.7 17 10.7 6.3-17.5
40,000 or more 528 492 93.4 90.4-95.5 36 6.6 4.5- 9.6
WIC recipient
No 787 728 92.4 89.8-94.3 59 7.6 5.7-10.2
Yes 650 559 85.2 81.4-88.3 91 14.8 11.7-18.6
Medicaid recipient
No 729 678 92.6 90.0-94.6 51 7.4 5.4-10.0
Yes 722 622 85.5 81.9-88.5 100 14.5 11.5-18.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 619 556 89.2 86.5-91.5 63 10.8 8.5-13.5
2500+ grams 832 744 89.3 87.0-91.2 88 10.7 8.8-13.0

*Data in this table are recoded responses to survey question 55 ("About how many hours a day, on average, is your new baby in the same room with someone who is smoking?").

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
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 20JUL04

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