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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

Smokers in Household

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Smokers in the Home 1 or more Smokers
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 919 630 68.7 65.1-72.1 289 31.3 27.9-34.9
Age
< 20 years 67 29 43.3 30.0-57.7 38 56.7 42.3-70.0
20-24 years 225 117 53.2 45.5-60.7 108 46.8 39.3-54.5
25-34 years 487 375 78.1 73.7-82.0 112 21.9 18.0-26.3
35+ years 140 109 76.9 67.6-84.2 31 23.1 15.8-32.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 515 341 66.0 61.1-70.6 174 34.0 29.4-38.9
Non-Hispanic Black 229 154 65.2 57.1-72.5 75 34.8 27.5-42.9
Non-Hispanic Other 51 35 68.1 51.2-81.4 16 31.9 18.6-48.8
Latina 115 92 82.4 73.3-88.8 23 17.6 11.2-26.7
Education
< High School 159 89 59.3 50.0-68.0 70 40.7 32.0-50.0
High School 184 93 50.7 42.2-59.0 91 49.3 41.0-57.8
> High School 575 447 78.2 74.1-81.8 128 21.8 18.2-25.9
Marital Status
Married 544 436 80.2 76.1-83.8 108 19.8 16.2-23.9
Other 374 193 51.6 45.5-57.6 181 48.4 42.4-54.5
WIC recipient
No 457 367 79.1 74.4-83.1 90 20.9 16.9-25.6
Yes 461 262 58.7 53.3-63.9 199 41.3 36.1-46.7
Medicaid recipient
No 394 337 84.9 80.4-88.5 57 15.1 11.5-19.6
Yes 525 293 56.8 51.8-61.8 232 43.2 38.2-48.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 310 197 61.9 56.3-67.3 113 38.1 32.7-43.7
2500+ grams 609 433 69.3 65.4-73.0 176 30.7 27.0-34.6

~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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