Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,068 66,986 57.7 53.9 - 61.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 835 57,232 63.5 59.4 - 67.6
Non-Hispanic Black 90 3,237 41.2 27.2 - 55.1
Non-Hispanic Other 53 2,465 50.2 31.3 - 69.1
Hispanic 90 4,052 30.8 18.6 - 43.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 65 2,585 33.0 18.7 - 47.3
20-24 years old 169 12,200 57.2 47.7 - 66.8
25-34 years old 590 37,709 60.5 55.4 - 65.6
35 years old or more 244 14,491 59.0 51.1 - 67.0
Education
Less than high school 141 6,029 33.2 22.6 - 43.8
High school graduate 253 15,069 50.9 43.2 - 58.6
More than high school 667 45,549 68.2 63.8 - 72.7
Marital Status
Married 746 48,402 61.6 57.2 - 66.0
Not Married 322 18,584 49.7 42.4 - 56.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 735 48,306 63.9 59.5 - 68.3
On Medicaid 333 18,680 46.3 39.3 - 53.2

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.