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2007 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 1570 1461 92.9 91.1-94.3 109 7.1 5.7- 8.9
Age
< 20 years 178 159 88.0 80.3-92.9 19 12.0 7.1-19.7
20-24 years 383 349 91.5 87.4-94.4 34 8.5 5.6-12.6
25-34 years 790 746 94.5 92.1-96.2 44 5.5 3.8- 7.9
35+ years 219 207 94.4 89.1-97.2 12 5.6 2.8-10.9
Race
White 1085 1014 92.8 90.6-94.5 71 7.2 5.5- 9.4
Black 417 382 93.0 88.9-95.6 35 7.0 4.4-11.1
Other 68 65 94.4 81.6-98.5 3 5.6 1.5-18.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 190 185 96.4 91.5-98.5 5 3.6 1.5- 8.5
No 1378 1274 92.2 90.2-93.9 104 7.8 6.1- 9.8
Education
< High School 304 275 90.4 85.3-93.9 29 9.6 6.1-14.7
High School 427 384 89.9 85.7-93.0 43 10.1 7.0-14.3
> High School 834 797 95.6 93.5-97.0 37 4.4 3.0- 6.5
Marital Status
Married 963 915 94.2 92.0-95.8 48 5.8 4.2- 8.0
Other 607 546 91.0 87.7-93.6 61 9.0 6.4-12.3
Income
14,999 or less 416 366 89.6 85.3-92.8 50 10.4 7.2-14.7
15,000-24,999 241 226 92.2 86.7-95.5 15 7.8 4.5-13.3
25,000-49,999 294 277 93.8 89.2-96.5 17 6.2 3.5-10.8
50,000 or more 523 505 96.3 93.6-97.9 18 3.7 2.1- 6.4
WIC recipient
No 900 851 94.4 92.1-96.0 49 5.6 4.0- 7.9
Yes 658 598 90.9 87.8-93.3 60 9.1 6.7-12.2
Medicaid recipient
No 757 730 96.5 94.5-97.8 27 3.5 2.2- 5.5
Yes 813 731 89.8 86.8-92.1 82 10.2 7.9-13.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 696 646 92.4 90.1-94.1 50 7.6 5.9- 9.9
2500+ grams 874 815 92.9 91.0-94.5 59 7.1 5.5- 9.0

*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? - Excludes babies currently in the hospital)

#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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