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MICH-16.3 Data Details

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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.

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): 
79.8 (2011)
Target: 
87.8
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

Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective: 
Not applicable
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
Methodology Notes: 

    Data from participating PRAMS states (28 states and New York City in 2007) were combined with data from the California's Maternal and Infant Health Assessment (MIHA) to produce the displayed estimate.

Trend Issues: 
The 2007 estimate is based on data from CA plus the following PRAMS states: 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.