TABLE 3.

Characteristics of the Home Environment

Characteristic%
Tobacco smoke
    Mother's smoking habits
        During pregnancy25.1
        Currently smoking cigarettes28.0
    Others in household currently smoking tobacco40.4
Animals
    Pets/Pests in the home (observed or self-report)
        Cats22.7
        Dogs33.8
        Rodents4.8
        Roaches9.0
    Allergen levels (n = 130)
        Fel d1 > 8000 ng/g23.1
        Can f1 > 8000 ng/g27.7
        Bla g1 > 1 U/g11.5
        Der f1 and Der p1 > 2000 ng/g25.0