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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SECOND HAND SMOKE EXPOSURE

Which of the following statements best describes the rules about smoking inside your home now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NOT ALLOWED ANYWHERE ALLOWED SOME PLACES/TIMES PERMITTED ANYWHERE
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1157 1047 90.6 88.3-92.5 87 7.5 5.8- 9.6 23 1.9 1.1- 3.2
Age
< 20 years 118 101 88.5 79.7-93.7 12 9.2 4.6-17.7 5 2.3 0.6- 8.1
20-24 years 266 222 83.0 76.9-87.7 33 12.6 8.6-18.2 11 4.4 2.2- 8.5
25-34 years 594 553 93.4 90.5-95.5 36 5.8 3.9- 8.5 5 0.8 0.3- 2.6
35+ years 179 171 95.9 90.6-98.3 6 3.1 1.1- 8.1 2 1.0 0.2- 5.5
Race
White 838 775 93.1 90.8-94.9 55 5.5 4.0- 7.5 8 1.4 0.7- 2.9
Black 267 226 83.2 76.7-88.3 29 14.3 9.6-20.8 12 2.4 1.1- 5.6
Other 52 46 88.4 72.9-95.6 3 4.2 1.0-15.9 3 7.4 2.0-23.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 148 143 96.7 91.8-98.7 2 1.0 0.2- 4.8 3 2.4 0.8- 7.1
No 1009 904 89.5 86.9-91.6 85 8.7 6.8-11.1 20 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Education
< High School 198 161 82.6 75.4-88.1 27 12.0 7.6-18.4 10 5.4 2.6-10.8
High School 318 268 85.2 80.0-89.2 41 13.3 9.4-18.4 9 1.5 0.6- 3.8
> High School 637 615 96.9 94.9-98.1 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Marital Status
Married 711 670 94.3 91.9-96.1 37 4.8 3.2- 7.1 4 0.9 0.3- 2.3
Other 446 377 85.5 81.1-89.0 50 11.1 8.1-15.2 19 3.3 1.8- 6.0
Income
14,999 or less 212 166 78.4 70.8-84.5 32 16.0 10.7-23.1 14 5.6 2.9-10.6
15,000-24,999 270 229 87.3 82.0-91.2 34 10.1 6.7-14.9 7 2.6 1.1- 6.3
25,000-49,999 234 223 95.9 91.4-98.1 10 4.0 1.9- 8.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
50,000 or more 378 370 97.3 94.3-98.8 7 2.2 1.0- 5.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 617 593 95.7 93.2-97.3 17 3.0 1.7- 5.2 7 1.3 0.5- 3.1
Yes 538 453 85.7 81.8-88.9 69 11.8 8.9-15.4 16 2.5 1.4- 4.7
Medicaid recipient
No 577 558 96.9 94.7-98.2 16 2.8 1.6- 4.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.6
Yes 580 489 85.2 81.3-88.3 71 11.6 8.8-15.1 20 3.3 1.9- 5.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 397 345 85.8 81.9-89.0 40 10.7 8.0-14.2 12 3.5 2.0- 6.0
2500+ grams 760 702 91.0 88.5-93.0 47 7.2 5.4- 9.5 11 1.8 1.0- 3.2

*Data in this table are constructed from survey questions 8-10.

~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.

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