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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

How many cigarette smokers, not including yourself, lived in your home during your most recent pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Smokers 1 smoker 2 or more smokers
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1006 713 73.5 69.9-76.8 201 18.3 15.5-21.5 92 8.2 6.3-10.7
Age
< 20 years 98 52 59.1 46.3-70.8 31 27.2 17.5-39.7 15 13.7 7.1-24.9
20-24 years 244 142 61.0 52.8-68.5 63 26.2 19.7-33.9 39 12.9 8.3-19.3
25-34 years 509 395 79.2 74.6-83.2 87 15.4 11.9-19.7 27 5.4 3.4- 8.4
35+ years 155 124 84.4 76.0-90.2 20 9.0 4.9-16.0 11 6.6 3.0-13.7
Race
White 728 512 73.8 69.8-77.5 148 18.1 15.0-21.8 68 8.0 5.9-10.8
Black 240 171 72.1 63.5-79.3 48 20.4 14.1-28.5 21 7.5 4.1-13.6
Other 38 30 73.3 51.4-87.7 5 10.7 3.2-30.3 3 16.0 5.4-38.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 130 104 84.4 75.7-90.3 18 8.9 4.7-16.3 8 6.7 3.1-13.9
No 876 609 71.3 67.3-75.0 183 20.2 17.0-23.8 84 8.5 6.4-11.2
Education
< High School 196 121 65.5 57.0-73.2 44 20.2 14.2-27.9 31 14.3 9.3-21.4
High School 290 179 62.7 55.1-69.7 78 25.5 19.5-32.7 33 11.8 7.7-17.6
> High School 518 411 82.2 77.7-85.9 79 14.1 10.7-18.2 28 3.8 2.2- 6.4
Marital Status
Married 643 491 76.8 72.6-80.6 112 17.2 13.9-21.1 40 5.9 4.0- 8.6
Other 363 222 67.5 60.9-73.5 89 20.2 15.3-26.1 52 12.3 8.5-17.4
Income
14,999 or less 290 167 61.6 54.1-68.6 74 23.8 18.0-30.7 49 14.7 10.1-20.8
15,000-24,999 156 97 66.2 55.9-75.1 43 24.5 16.8-34.2 16 9.4 4.9-17.2
25,000-49,999 177 134 77.2 69.0-83.8 33 16.9 11.2-24.5 10 5.9 2.9-11.6
50,000 or more 294 251 87.4 82.1-91.3 34 10.2 6.7-15.2 9 2.4 1.0- 5.5
WIC recipient
No 547 430 80.8 76.4-84.5 85 13.9 10.7-17.7 32 5.4 3.5- 8.3
Yes 448 275 63.9 58.0-69.5 115 24.2 19.4-29.7 58 11.8 8.5-16.3
Medicaid recipient
No 466 386 84.4 80.0-88.0 60 11.5 8.4-15.5 20 4.1 2.4- 7.0
Yes 540 327 64.0 58.7-69.1 141 24.2 19.9-29.1 72 11.8 8.7-15.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 294 63.9 59.3-68.2 105 24.1 20.3-28.3 51 12.1 9.3-15.5
2500+ grams 556 419 74.3 70.4-77.8 96 17.8 14.8-21.3 41 7.9 5.9-10.6

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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.

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