Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,819 87,935 50.5 47.6 - 53.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,024 65,846 61.9 58.2 - 65.7
Non-Hispanic Black 308 8,304 36.9 29.5 - 44.4
Non-Hispanic Other 132 3,213 29.8 18.9 - 40.7
Hispanic 355 10,571 30.7 24.4 - 37.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 119 3,993 32.7 21.9 - 43.6
20-24 years old 321 16,192 48.1 41.1 - 55.1
25-34 years old 983 48,482 52.4 48.5 - 56.4
35 years old or more 396 19,268 54.0 47.7 - 60.4
Education
Less than high school 303 9,491 29.7 22.7 - 36.7
High school graduate 478 19,567 41.4 35.8 - 47.0
More than high school 1,030 58,539 62.9 59.2 - 66.5
Marital Status
Married 1,131 59,812 55.0 51.4 - 58.6
Not Married 688 28,123 43.1 38.1 - 48.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,057 60,911 61.6 57.9 - 65.3
On Medicaid 762 27,023 36.0 31.6 - 40.4

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.