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Data for Women Who Smoke During Pregnancy North Carolina vs. HNC 2020 Target, 2008-2009

North Carolina vs. HNC2020 Year Percentage of Mothers
North Carolina 2008 10.4%
North Carolina 2009 10.2%
HNC 2020 Target 2008 6.8%
HNC 2020 Target 2009 6.8%

Data Notes

Derived from information collected from birth certificates  The HNC 2020 target, which is the target to be reached by 2020, is repeated in the data table for graphing purposes.

Data Sources

Birth Certificate Database, State Center for Health Statistics 

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Definition

Women who reported smoking during the prenatal period

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: Number of women who reported smoking during the prenatal period
Denominator: Total number of live births

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 12/01/2011


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