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Indiana State Department of Health

Office of Women's Health > Publications > Women Count in Indiana > Women Count Births to Mothers Who Smoked Cigarettes Births to Mothers Who Smoked Cigarettes

During Pregnancy by Age of Mother
Indiana, 1999

AGE OF MOTHER ALL BIRTHS BIRTH TO MOTHERS WHO SMOKED PERCENT MOTHERS WHO SMOKED
Total White Black Total White Black Total White Black
15-17 3,528 2,684 798 922 831 72 26.1 31 9
18-19 7,608 6,173 1,349 2,436 2,249 171 32 36.4 12.7
20-24 24,264 20,707 3,303 6,639 6,073 531 27.4 29.3 16.1
25-29 24,833 22,315 2,034 4,300 3,918 350 17.3 17.6 17.2
30-34 16,794 15,313 1,075 2,192 1,990 187 13.1 13 17.4
35-39 7,029 6,377 499 1,162 1,046 111 16.5 16.4 22.2
40-44 1,183 1,054 105 173 139 33 14.6 13.2 31.4
45+ 55 50 4 2 2 0 3.6 4 0
Unknown 30 26 3 3 3 0 10 11.5 0
TOTAL 85,489 74,787 9,244 17,852 16,269 1,460 20.9 21.8 15.8

Notes: The percent for age group 45+ is based on the female population age 45-49.
The percent for the total row is based on the female population age 10-49.

Source: Indiana State Department of Health, Epidemiology Resource Center, Data Analysis Team.

During Pregnancy by Race & Birth Weight
Indiana, 1999

 

BIRTH WEIGHT (in grams) ALL BIRTHS BIRTH TO MOTHERS WHO SMOKED PERCENT MOTHERS WHO SMOKED
Total White Black Total White Black Total White Black
under 500 172 115 55 27 22 5 15.7 19.1 9.1
500-749 252 200 47 69 61 8 27.4 30.5 17
750-999 225 172 51 55 46 8 24.4 26.7 15.7
1,000-1,499 608 469 130 161 131 28 26.5 27.9 21.5
1,500-1,999 1,245 1,022 205 369 324 43 29.6 31.7 21
2,000-2,499 4,187 3,405 702 1461 1,279 173 34.9 37.6 24.6
2,500-2,999 14,305 11,731 2,262 4,390 3,909 457 30.7 33.3 20.2
3,000-3,499 30,275 26,281 3,425 6,671 6,129 488 22 23.3 14.2
3,500-3,999 24,995 22,784 1,865 3,683 3,446 212 14.7 15.1 11.4
4,000-4,499 7,566 7,059 413 777 742 30 10.3 10.5 7.3
4,500-4,999 1,191 1,129 50 101 98 3 8.5 8.7 6
5,000 and over 122 117 4 9 9 0 7.4 7.7 0
Unknown 346 303 35 79 73 5 22.8 24.1 14.3
Total 85,489 74,787 9,244 17,852 16,269 1,460 20.9 21.8 15.8

Source: Indiana State Department of Health, Epidemiology Resource Center, Data Analysis Team.