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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Smoking after the Pregnancy

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1658 1339 82.1 79.6-84.4 319 17.9 15.6-20.4
Age
< 20 years 195 151 80.5 72.5-86.7 44 19.5 13.3-27.5
20-24 years 394 287 75.1 69.3-80.1 107 24.9 19.9-30.7
25-34 years 839 691 83.5 80.0-86.5 148 16.5 13.5-20.0
35+ years 230 210 92.1 86.5-95.5 20 7.9 4.5-13.5
Race
White 1145 925 82.9 80.0-85.4 220 17.1 14.6-20.0
Black 443 349 78.4 72.6-83.3 94 21.6 16.7-27.4
Other 70 65 89.2 75.2-95.7 5 10.8 4.3-24.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 209 203 96.6 92.3-98.6 6 3.4 1.4- 7.7
No 1446 1134 79.4 76.6-82.0 312 20.6 18.0-23.4
Education
< High School 329 232 75.7 69.5-81.1 97 24.3 18.9-30.5
High School 453 337 76.9 71.7-81.5 116 23.1 18.5-28.3
> High School 870 764 87.8 84.8-90.4 106 12.2 9.6-15.2
Marital Status
Married 1008 867 87.1 84.3-89.4 141 12.9 10.6-15.7
Other 650 472 75.2 70.6-79.2 178 24.8 20.8-29.4
Income
14,999 or less 443 303 72.2 66.5-77.3 140 27.8 22.7-33.5
15,000-24,999 256 194 76.4 69.0-82.4 62 23.6 17.6-31.0
25,000-49,999 305 251 83.5 77.6-88.1 54 16.5 11.9-22.4
50,000 or more 541 495 91.8 88.4-94.2 46 8.2 5.8-11.6
WIC recipient
No 945 817 87.4 84.4-89.8 128 12.6 10.2-15.6
Yes 700 511 75.6 71.3-79.4 189 24.4 20.6-28.7
Medicaid recipient
No 788 710 90.6 87.7-92.8 78 9.4 7.2-12.3
Yes 870 629 75.0 71.2-78.5 241 25.0 21.5-28.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 764 591 76.1 73.0-79.0 173 23.9 21.0-27.0
2500+ grams 894 748 82.7 80.0-85.1 146 17.3 14.9-20.0

#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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