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Data for Women Who Smoke During Pregnancy North Carolina, 2000-2009

North Carolina Year Percentage of Women Who Smoked
North Carolina 2000 14.0%
North Carolina 2001 14.0%
North Carolina 2002 13.2%
North Carolina 2003 12.7%
North Carolina 2004 12.5%
North Carolina 2005 12.1%
North Carolina 2006 11.5%
North Carolina 2007 11.0%
North Carolina 2008 10.4%
North Carolina 2009 10.2%

Data Notes

Derived from information collected from birth certificates 

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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