Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,544 101,449 43.3 40.8 - 45.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,147 65,817 57.3 53.8 - 60.9
Non-Hispanic Black 505 13,074 31.6 25.7 - 37.6
Non-Hispanic Other 249 6,332 28.9 21.8 - 36.0
Hispanic 643 16,227 28.8 24.4 - 33.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 168 5,082 25.7 17.0 - 34.3
20-24 years old 502 19,119 39.0 33.5 - 44.5
25-34 years old 1,331 56,482 46.1 42.7 - 49.5
35 years old or more 543 20,766 48.2 42.7 - 53.7
Education
Less than high school 442 7,703 17.0 12.6 - 21.4
High school graduate 669 22,788 35.5 30.7 - 40.3
More than high school 1,423 70,942 57.2 54.0 - 60.4
Marital Status
Married 1,483 61,619 46.4 43.2 - 49.6
Not Married 1,061 39,830 39.2 35.3 - 43.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,340 69,085 57.1 53.7 - 60.4
On Medicaid 1,203 32,365 28.6 25.2 - 32.0

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.