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2006 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 1281 1180 91.0 88.7-92.8 101 9.0 7.2-11.3
Age
< 20 years 126 105 87.6 78.5-93.1 21 12.4 6.9-21.5
20-24 years 282 250 85.7 79.6-90.2 32 14.3 9.8-20.4
25-34 years 659 618 92.5 89.6-94.7 41 7.5 5.3-10.4
35+ years 214 207 96.9 91.8-98.9 7 3.1 1.1- 8.2
Race
White 940 875 92.4 90.0-94.2 65 7.6 5.8-10.0
Black 267 237 87.0 80.7-91.5 30 13.0 8.5-19.3
Other 74 68 89.9 74.4-96.5 6 10.1 3.5-25.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 164 99.1 95.3-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 4.7
No 1115 1016 89.4 86.8-91.6 99 10.6 8.4-13.2
Education
< High School 196 172 90.4 83.9-94.5 24 9.6 5.5-16.1
High School 382 340 85.4 80.1-89.5 42 14.6 10.5-19.9
> High School 701 666 94.4 91.9-96.2 35 5.6 3.8- 8.1
Marital Status
Married 855 804 93.0 90.6-94.9 51 7.0 5.1- 9.4
Other 426 376 87.8 83.2-91.2 50 12.2 8.8-16.8
Income
14,999 or less 334 290 85.1 79.3-89.5 44 14.9 10.5-20.7
15,000-24,999 168 151 88.9 81.2-93.7 17 11.1 6.3-18.8
25,000-49,999 250 229 90.5 85.2-94.1 21 9.5 5.9-14.8
50,000 or more 429 419 97.5 95.0-98.8 10 2.5 1.2- 5.0
WIC recipient
No 725 686 93.7 91.0-95.6 39 6.3 4.4- 9.0
Yes 547 485 87.7 83.7-90.8 62 12.3 9.2-16.3
Medicaid recipient
No 658 632 95.0 92.4-96.7 26 5.0 3.3- 7.6
Yes 623 548 87.4 83.6-90.4 75 12.6 9.6-16.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 547 509 90.9 87.6-93.4 38 9.1 6.6-12.4
2500+ grams 734 671 91.0 88.5-92.9 63 9.0 7.1-11.5

*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?)

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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