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TABLE B-28
2000 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
                                MOTHERS WHO SMOKED CIGARETTES DURING PREGNANCY
                                   NUMBER OF MOTHERS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
                    
COUNTY OF
RESIDENCE                 NON-SMOKERS(1)        SMOKERS(2)           UNKNOWN             TOTAL
---------                 --------------        ----------           -------             -----
                    
ADDISON                       314                  73                   0                 387
BENNINGTON                    259                 110                   2                 371
CALEDONIA                     265                  72                   6                 343
CHITTENDEN                   1438                 232                   4                1674
ESSEX                          45                  19                   0                  64
FRANKLIN                      455                 123                   4                 582
GRAND ISLE                     53                  20                   0                  73
LAMOILLE                      230                  50                   2                 282
ORANGE                        234                  38                   3                 275
ORLEANS                       188                  83                   1                 272
RUTLAND                       470                 181                   8                 659
WASHINGTON                    476                  92                   0                 568
WINDHAM                       329                  98                   7                 434
WINDSOR                       407                  93                  17                 517
                    
STATE TOTAL                  5163                1284                  54                6501
                    

                    
                                           NON-SMOKERS, SMOKERS, AND QUITTERS
                             PERCENT OF MOTHERS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE (EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS)
                    
COUNTY OF
RESIDENCE                NON-SMOKERS(1)        SMOKERS(2)          QUITTERS(3)
---------                --------------        ----------          -----------
                    
ADDISON                       81.1                18.9                17.1
BENNINGTON                    70.2                29.8                29.3
CALEDONIA                     78.6                21.4                26.7
CHITTENDEN                    86.1                13.9                28.1
ESSEX                         70.3                29.7                10.0
FRANKLIN                      78.7                21.3                 7.0
GRAND ISLE                    72.6                27.4                17.4
LAMOILLE                      82.1                17.9                 9.3
ORANGE                        86.0                14.0                19.5
ORLEANS                       69.4                30.6                17.4
RUTLAND                       72.2                27.8                23.4
WASHINGTON                    83.8                16.2                20.2
WINDHAM                       77.0                23.0                30.7
WINDSOR                       81.4                18.6                22.6
                    
STATE TOTAL                   80.1                19.9                22.3
                    
                    
                                  SMOKING AS A RISK FACTOR FOR LOW WEIGHT BIRTHS
                           PERCENT OF LOW BIRTH WEIGHT BABIES BY MOTHERS SMOKING STATUS
                    
                           NON-SMOKERS(1)        SMOKERS(2)          QUITTERS(3)          ALL MOTHERS
                           --------------        ----------          -----------          -----------
PERCENT LBW (<2500 gm)         5.3                 9.3                 3.3                 6.1
                    
                    
                    
(1) MOTHERS WHO DID NOT SMOKE DURING PREGNANCY.	
(2) MOTHERS WHO SMOKED ANY CIGARETTES DURING PREGNANCY.  
(3) MOTHERS WHO SMOKED CIGARETTES DURING THE THREE MONTHS BEFORE PREGNANCY OR DURING THE 1ST
    TRIMESTER OF PREGNANCY, BUT DID NOT SMOKE DURING THE 2ND OR 3RD TRIMESTERS OF PREGNANCY.


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