Female (pregnant)—number of cigarettes smoked (per day first 20 weeks of pregnancy), number N[NN]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Number of tobacco cigarettes smoked per day first 20 weeks of pregnancy|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 03/12/2008|
|Definition:||The self-reported number of cigarettes usually smoked daily by a woman during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy|
|Data Element Concept:||Female (pregnant)—number of cigarettes smoked (first 20 weeks of pregnancy)|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||3|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Data should be collected after the first 20 weeks of pregnancy; e.g. the next antenatal visit after the first 20 weeks would be an ideal time.
Recommended question: 'How many tobacco cigarettes did the woman usually smoke during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy?', where the first 20 weeks of pregnancy is defined as less than or equal to 19 weeks + 6 days.
If a woman did not smoke tobacco cigarettes at any time during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, a value of 000 should be recorded.
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||National Perinatal Data Development Committee|
|Implementation in Indicators:||Used as numerator|
National Core Maternity Indicators: PI 01-Tobacco smoking in pregnancy for all women giving birth (2013) Health, Superseded 02/02/2016
National Core Maternity Indicators: PI 01—Tobacco smoking in pregnancy for all women giving birth (2016) Health, Superseded 06/09/2018