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2009 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 1158 916 80.0 77.1-82.6 242 20.0 17.4-22.9
Age
< 20 years 120 83 71.3 60.8-79.9 37 28.7 20.1-39.2
20-24 years 265 183 71.7 65.0-77.6 82 28.3 22.4-35.0
25-34 years 594 495 84.2 80.4-87.3 99 15.8 12.7-19.6
35+ years 179 155 86.9 79.7-91.8 24 13.1 8.2-20.3
Race
White 837 678 80.1 76.8-83.1 159 19.9 16.9-23.2
Black 268 197 79.2 72.6-84.6 71 20.8 15.4-27.4
Other 53 41 82.2 67.6-91.0 12 17.8 9.0-32.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 139 93.6 87.3-96.9 8 6.4 3.1-12.7
No 1011 777 77.5 74.2-80.4 234 22.5 19.6-25.8
Education
< High School 197 126 67.4 59.1-74.8 71 32.6 25.2-40.9
High School 317 222 72.9 67.0-78.2 95 27.1 21.8-33.0
> High School 640 567 89.1 85.9-91.6 73 10.9 8.4-14.1
Marital Status
Married 711 619 86.8 83.6-89.5 92 13.2 10.5-16.4
Other 447 297 70.8 65.5-75.5 150 29.2 24.5-34.5
Income
14,999 or less 213 131 69.5 61.7-76.4 82 30.5 23.6-38.3
15,000-24,999 269 189 72.4 66.0-78.1 80 27.6 21.9-34.0
25,000-49,999 234 189 80.3 73.5-85.7 45 19.7 14.3-26.5
50,000 or more 379 354 93.0 89.2-95.5 25 7.0 4.5-10.8
WIC recipient
No 616 547 88.6 85.3-91.3 69 11.4 8.7-14.7
Yes 540 367 71.3 66.7-75.6 173 28.7 24.4-33.3
Medicaid recipient
No 576 526 91.6 88.6-93.9 50 8.4 6.1-11.4
Yes 582 390 70.0 65.5-74.2 192 30.0 25.8-34.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 393 284 69.8 65.0-74.2 109 30.2 25.8-35.0
2500+ grams 765 632 80.9 77.8-83.6 133 19.1 16.4-22.2

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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