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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

How many cigarettes do you smoke on an average day now?*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
More than 11 cigarettes 6-10 cigarettes Up to 5 None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 413 6 1.0 0.3- 3.3 32 6.9 4.3-10.8 90 18.5 14.1-23.7 285 73.6 67.8-78.7
Age
< 20 years 56 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 3 7.4 2.0-23.9 15 17.9 8.5-33.9 37 74.4 57.2-86.3
20-24 years 125 0 0.0 . - . 13 7.0 3.2-14.7 24 19.5 12.0-30.1 88 73.5 62.5-82.2
25-34 years 203 4 1.3 0.3- 6.2 15 7.0 3.5-13.3 45 17.8 12.1-25.5 139 74.0 65.5-81.0
35+ years 29 1 5.1 0.7-28.8 1 5.1 0.7-28.8 6 19.2 6.9-43.4 21 70.5 46.7-86.7
Race
White 296 4 0.6 0.1- 2.8 29 8.6 5.3-13.7 71 20.2 15.1-26.6 192 70.5 63.6-76.6
Black 108 2 2.4 0.4-13.0 3 2.3 0.5-10.5 18 13.0 6.6-24.0 85 82.3 70.5-90.1
Other 9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 17.5 2.5-64.0 8 82.5 36.0-97.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 10 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .
No 402 6 1.1 0.3- 3.4 32 7.2 4.5-11.2 90 19.2 14.7-24.6 274 72.6 66.6-77.8
Education
< High School 113 3 2.3 0.4-11.2 18 10.9 5.5-20.4 27 20.6 12.3-32.3 65 66.3 53.8-76.8
High School 137 0 0.0 . - . 12 9.6 4.7-18.7 30 17.1 10.4-26.7 95 73.3 62.6-81.9
> High School 163 3 1.0 0.2- 5.2 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1 33 18.2 12.0-26.7 125 78.6 69.9-85.4
Marital Status
Married 193 4 1.0 0.2- 4.4 17 7.4 3.9-13.5 40 17.7 12.1-25.2 132 73.9 65.7-80.8
Other 220 2 1.0 0.2- 5.9 15 6.5 3.3-12.5 50 19.1 13.1-27.0 153 73.4 64.9-80.4
Income
14,999 or less 164 2 1.5 0.2- 8.3 16 10.9 5.9-19.3 38 19.8 12.9-29.3 108 67.8 57.5-76.6
15,000-24,999 72 1 0.3 0.0- 1.7 8 9.3 3.6-22.3 20 24.1 13.6-39.1 43 66.3 51.0-78.9
25,000-49,999 70 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 2 3.3 0.6-16.7 17 17.0 8.8-30.2 50 79.5 65.7-88.8
50,000 or more 83 2 1.8 0.3-10.3 4 2.4 0.6- 9.3 10 15.2 7.8-27.3 67 80.6 68.3-88.9
WIC recipient
No 183 4 1.1 0.2- 4.6 11 3.8 1.6- 9.0 34 15.1 9.7-22.6 134 80.0 72.0-86.2
Yes 225 2 1.0 0.2- 5.8 21 9.5 5.5-15.8 55 20.6 14.6-28.3 147 69.0 60.6-76.3
Medicaid recipient
No 126 2 1.2 0.2- 6.9 5 1.7 0.5- 6.1 18 14.4 8.4-23.6 101 82.7 73.3-89.2
Yes 287 4 0.9 0.2- 4.4 27 9.3 5.7-14.9 72 20.4 14.9-27.1 184 69.4 61.9-75.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 209 4 1.6 0.6- 4.1 19 9.4 6.1-14.1 54 26.0 20.6-32.2 132 63.0 56.4-69.1
2500+ grams 204 2 1.0 0.2- 3.8 13 6.6 3.9-11.1 36 17.6 13.0-23.5 153 74.8 68.3-80.3

*Data in this table are recoded responses to survey question 31. How many cigarettes or packs of cigarettes do you smoke on an average day now?

#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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