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TABLE B-26 (CORRECTED ON 9/30/2010)
2007 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
MOTHER'S SMOKING STATUS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
NUMBER OF BIRTHS AND ROW PERCENTS
NUMBER OF BIRTHS
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE NON-SMOKERS (1) SMOKERS (2) UNKNOWN TOTAL
ADDISON 280 54 1 335
BENNINGTON 263 93 19 375
CALEDONIA 258 68 7 333
CHITTENDEN 1371 208 1 1580
ESSEX 45 10 1 56
FRANKLIN 476 111 1 588
GRAND ISLE 58 18 0 76
LAMOILLE 262 60 0 322
ORANGE 215 47 21 283
ORLEANS 214 85 1 300
RUTLAND 470 153 4 627
WASHINGTON 540 112 1 653
WINDHAM 354 90 8 452
WINDSOR 419 102 13 534
STATE TOTAL 5225 1211 78 6514
ROW PERCENTS - EXCLUDING UNKNOWNS
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE NON-SMOKERS (1) SMOKERS (2) QUITTERS (3)    
ADDISON 83.8 16.2 20.6
BENNINGTON 73.9 26.1 30.3
CALEDONIA 79.1 20.9 15.1
CHITTENDEN 86.8 13.2 44.7
ESSEX 81.8 18.2 16.7
FRANKLIN 81.1 18.9 18.4
GRAND ISLE 76.3 23.7 30.4
LAMOILLE 81.4 18.6 15.5
ORANGE 82.1 17.9 24.1
ORLEANS 71.6 28.4 21.4
RUTLAND 75.4 24.6 23.9
WASHINGTON 82.8 17.2 27.7
WINDHAM 79.7 20.3 39.2
WINDSOR 80.4 19.6 27.2
STATE TOTAL 81.2 18.8 28.8
SMOKING AS A RISK FACTOR FOR LOW BIRTH WEIGHT
PERCENT OF LOW BIRTH WEIGHT BABIES BY MOTHER'S SMOKING STATUS
  NON-SMOKERS (1) SMOKERS (2) QUITTERS (3) ALL MOTHERS
PERCENT LBW (<2500 gm) 5.0 11.3 5.8 6.2
(1) MOTHERS WHO DID NOT SMOKE CIGARETTES DURING PREGNANCY.
(2) MOTHERS WHO SMOKED 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.