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Number of tobacco cigarettes smoked daily in pregnancy

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Description: Average number of cigarettes smoked per day during pregnancy

Additional information

This item will be superseded in the NPDC by other smoking data items for births collected after 1/7/11 so will not appear in the collection until 2013 due to time lags. NPDC also collects a second item showing the quantity grouped into "none", "10 or less", "10 or more" or not stated.

Related items

Smoking during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy; Smoking after 20 weeks of pregnancy; Number of tobacco cigarettes smoked daily after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

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