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Number of Cigarettes Smoked Now*
2004 Maine Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
      None 1-10 Cigarettes 11-20 Cigarettes 20+ Cigarettes
Demographic Groups Population %   CI   %   CI   %   CI   %   CI  
  Total 13,929 73.3 70.1 - 76.3 14.8 12.4 - 17.5 9.0 7.2 - 11.3 2.9 1.9 - 4.5
Age                                    
<20 years 1,102 45.8 32.7 - 59.4 33.8 22.3 - 47.7 17.2 8.9 - 30.6 3.2 0.7 - 13.3
20-24 years 3,427 52.6 45.4 - 59.7 26.8 20.8 - 33.7 15.5 10.9 - 21.5 5.2 2.7 - 9.8
25-34 years 7,434 82.8 79.0 - 86.1 8.8 6.5 - 11.8 6.0 4.1 - 8.6 2.4 1.3 - 4.4
35+ years 1,961 87.0 79.7 - 91.9 7.0 3.6 - 13.2 5.0 2.3 - 10.6 1.0 0.2 - 6.4
Mother's Race                                  
White 13,340 73.0 69.7 - 76.0 15.0 12.6 - 17.8 9.2 7.3 - 11.5 2.8 1.8 - 4.4
Black 224 # # - # # # - # # # - # # # - #
Other 343 83.5 55.2 - 95.4 15.9 4.2 - 44.8 0.7 0.2 - 2.7 0.0 0.0 - 0.0
Hispanic Origin                                  
Yes 178^ # # - # # # - # # # - # # # - #
No 13,722^ 73.3 70.1 - 76.3 14.6 12.3 - 17.3 9.1 7.2 - 11.4 3.0 1.9 - 4.5
Education                                  
< High School 1,424 29.8 19.8 - 42.1 32.0 21.7 - 44.3 26.4 17.1 - 38.5 11.9 6.0 - 22.1
High School 4,823 60.0 54.0 - 65.7 23.7 19.0 - 29.1 12.4 9.1 - 16.8 3.9 2.2 - 7.1
> High School 7,600 89.6 86.5 - 92.0 6.4 4.5 - 9.0 3.7 2.4 - 5.9 0.3 0.1 - 1.2
Marital Status                                  
Married 9,208 84.0 80.7 - 86.8 9.9 7.7 - 12.7 4.6 3.2 - 6.8 1.5 0.7 - 3.0
Other 4,721 47.6 41.0 - 54.2 26.5 21.0 - 32.7 19.6 14.8 - 25.4 6.4 3.8 - 10.8
Income                                    
$15,999 or less 3,480** 42.9 36.1 - 49.9 28.5 22.6 - 35.3 20.7 15.5 - 27.0 8.0 4.9 - 12.9
$16,000-24,999 1,753** 64.5 54.6 - 73.3 22.0 15.0 - 31.2 10.4 5.7 - 18.0 3.1 0.9 - 10.7
$25,000-39,999 2,262** 80.8 74.8 - 85.6 13.3 9.2 - 18.7 4.7 2.6 - 8.6 1.2 0.4 - 4.0
$40,000 or more 5,227** 93.0 89.4 - 95.5 3.4 1.8 - 6.3 3.2 1.7 - 5.9 0.4 0.1 - 2.6
Enrolled in WIC                                  
No 8,691** 83.1 79.6 - 86.0 9.6 7.3 - 12.4 5.4 3.8 - 7.7 2.0 1.0 - 3.8
Yes 4,493** 53.7 47.5 - 59.7 25.3 20.3 - 31.1 16.2 12.0 - 21.3 4.9 2.8 - 8.3
Enrolled in MaineCare/Medicaid                                  
No 7,586** 89.0 85.8 - 91.5 7.3 5.3 - 10.1 2.8 1.7 - 4.7 0.9 0.3 - 2.4
Yes 5,658** 51.8 46.3 - 57.2 25.0 20.5 - 30.0 17.5 13.7 - 22.1 5.7 3.6 - 9.0
Infant's birth weight                                  
<2500 grams 891 64.7 61.0 - 68.2 16.3 13.7 - 19.4 15.0 12.4 - 18.0 3.9 2.6 - 5.8
2500 grams or more 13,028 73.8 70.4 - 77.0 14.7 12.2 - 17.5 8.7 6.7 - 11.1 2.9 1.8 - 4.5
NOTES:
Population size for groups giving birth in Maine are taken from the Maine Vital Statistics System unless otherwise noted.
Unknowns are excluded from all tabulations.
*Survey Question 30:  How many cigarettes or packs of cigarettes did you smoke on an average day now?
   
** Estimates of the population size for this group giving birth in Maine are made through PRAMS.
^ Estimate of Hispanic population giving birth in Maine is taken from the 2004 birth file.
# There were fewer than 10 survey respondents to this question.  Data may be unreliable for describing this group,
                   therefore percent is not reported.
CI = 95% Confidence Interval