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MICH-16.3 Data Details

MICH-16.3 Increase the proportion of women delivering a live birth who did not smoke prior to pregnancy

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (CDC/NCCDPHP)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
77.6 (2007)
Target
85.4
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Women with a recent live birth who reported not smoking in the three months prior to pregnancy
Denominator
Number of women with a recent live birth
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

From the 2007 Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System:

[NUMERATOR:]

In the 3 months before you got pregnant, how many cigarettes did you smoke on an average day? (A pack has 20 cigarettes.)

  1. 41 cigarettes or more
  2. 21 to 40 cigarettes
  3. 11 to 20 cigarettes
  4. 6 to 10 cigarettes
  5. 1 to 5 cigarettes
  6. Less than 1 cigarette
  7. I didn't smoke then

From the 2007 California Maternal and Infant Health Assessment:

[NUMERATOR:]

During the 3 months before you got pregnant, how many cigarettes or packs of cigarettes did you smoke on an average day? (A pack has 20 cigarettes.)

  1. ___ cigarettes OR ___ packs
  2. Less than one cigarette a day
  3. I didn't smoke at all during the 3 months before I got pregnant
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable
Methodology Notes

The following PRAMS states were included in preparing the estimate: AK, AR, CO, DE, GA, HI, IL, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NJ, NC, NY, NYC, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, UT, VT, WA, WV, WI, and WY. Data from California’s MIHA has not yet been included.