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2003 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 1388 1244 88.8 86.5-90.8 144 11.2 9.2-13.5
Age
< 20 years 149 120 78.6 68.2-86.3 29 21.4 13.7-31.8
20-24 years 377 325 84.1 78.8-88.3 52 15.9 11.7-21.2
25-34 years 687 639 93.0 90.2-95.0 48 7.0 5.0- 9.8
35+ years 175 160 90.9 84.1-95.0 15 9.1 5.0-15.9
Race
White 968 871 88.9 86.2-91.2 97 11.1 8.8-13.8
Black 359 318 87.9 82.3-91.9 41 12.1 8.1-17.7
Other 61 55 91.1 77.4-96.8 6 8.9 3.2-22.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 139 136 97.2 91.6-99.1 3 2.8 0.9- 8.4
No 1246 1105 87.5 85.0-89.7 141 12.5 10.3-15.0
Education
< High School 291 253 86.3 80.5-90.6 38 13.7 9.4-19.5
High School 412 356 83.2 78.0-87.4 56 16.8 12.6-22.0
> High School 684 634 93.5 90.8-95.4 50 6.5 4.6- 9.2
Marital Status
Married 883 812 91.0 88.4-93.1 71 9.0 6.9-11.6
Other 505 432 84.7 80.0-88.4 73 15.3 11.6-20.0
Income
15,999 or less 368 302 79.9 74.1-84.7 66 20.1 15.3-25.9
16,000-24,999 183 162 89.6 82.5-94.0 21 10.4 6.0-17.5
25,000-39,999 198 179 89.5 82.5-93.9 19 10.5 6.1-17.5
40,000 or more 489 462 93.3 89.9-95.6 27 6.7 4.4-10.1
WIC recipient
No 726 672 90.8 87.8-93.2 54 9.2 6.8-12.2
Yes 653 564 86.7 83.0-89.7 89 13.3 10.3-17.0
Medicaid recipient
No 677 634 92.1 89.1-94.3 43 7.9 5.7-10.9
Yes 711 610 85.7 82.0-88.7 101 14.3 11.3-18.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 607 546 89.9 87.3-92.0 61 10.1 8.0-12.7
2500+ grams 781 698 88.7 86.2-90.8 83 11.3 9.2-13.8

*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 24MAR05

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