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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SMOKING

How many cigarette smokers, not including yourself, lived in your home during your most recent pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
No Smokers in the Home 1 or more Smokers
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 946 725 77.2 73.9-80.2 221 22.8 19.8-26.1
Age
< 20 years 48 23 51.6 34.7-68.1 25 48.4 31.9-65.3
20-24 years 209 140 68.3 60.5-75.2 69 31.7 24.8-39.5
25-34 years 532 436 82.5 78.3-86.1 96 17.5 13.9-21.7
35+ years 157 126 81.3 73.0-87.4 31 18.7 12.6-27.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 505 378 74.1 69.4-78.4 127 25.9 21.6-30.6
Non-Hispanic Black 186 137 77.8 69.9-84.1 49 22.2 15.9-30.1
Non-Hispanic Other 59 45 70.0 53.8-82.4 14 30.0 17.6-46.2
Latina 175 153 89.7 83.2-93.8 22 10.3 6.2-16.8
Education
< High School 164 115 71.5 62.3-79.2 49 28.5 20.8-37.7
High School 187 124 70.7 62.5-77.7 63 29.3 22.3-37.5
> High School 594 485 81.2 77.2-84.6 109 18.8 15.4-22.8
Marital Status
Married 575 482 83.0 79.0-86.3 93 17.0 13.7-21.0
Other 371 243 68.2 62.2-73.6 128 31.8 26.4-37.8
WIC recipient
No 548 458 83.1 79.0-86.5 90 16.9 13.5-21.0
Yes 389 261 69.3 63.5-74.5 128 30.7 25.5-36.5
Medicaid recipient
No 577 506 86.4 82.8-89.4 71 13.6 10.6-17.2
Yes 369 219 64.1 58.1-69.7 150 35.9 30.3-41.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 332 239 69.6 64.2-74.5 93 30.4 25.5-35.8
2500+ grams 614 486 77.9 74.2-81.1 128 22.1 18.9-25.8

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** 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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