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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Postpartum Smoking

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 961 777 81.9 78.9-84.6 184 18.1 15.4-21.1
Age
< 20 years 70 53 77.7 64.0-87.2 17 22.3 12.8-36.0
20-24 years 238 158 67.2 59.8-73.9 80 32.8 26.1-40.2
25-34 years 506 435 88.0 84.3-90.9 71 12.0 9.1-15.7
35+ years 147 131 89.0 81.2-93.9 16 11.0 6.1-18.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 401 76.6 72.1-80.6 125 23.4 19.4-27.9
Non-Hispanic Black 246 200 82.7 76.0-87.7 46 17.3 12.3-24.0
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 175 128 76.6 68.4-83.2 47 23.4 16.8-31.6
High School 191 125 68.8 60.7-75.9 66 31.2 24.1-39.3
> High School 594 523 88.5 85.2-91.2 71 11.5 8.8-14.8
Marital Status
Married 565 499 88.5 85.0-91.3 66 11.5 8.7-15.0
Other 395 278 72.7 67.2-77.7 117 27.3 22.3-32.8
WIC recipient
No 471 426 89.9 86.2-92.7 45 10.1 7.3-13.8
Yes 487 348 74.4 69.6-78.7 139 25.6 21.3-30.4
Medicaid recipient
No 410 381 92.6 89.0-95.1 29 7.4 4.9-11.0
Yes 551 396 74.2 69.6-78.3 155 25.8 21.7-30.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 327 243 73.6 68.5-78.1 84 26.4 21.9-31.5
2500+ grams 634 534 82.7 79.3-85.6 100 17.3 14.4-20.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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