Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,382 43,449 39.3 36.1 - 42.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 352 16,333 56.0 49.8 - 62.1
Non-Hispanic Black 332 8,836 36.4 29.3 - 43.5
Non-Hispanic Other 235 4,457 24.4 17.7 - 31.2
Hispanic 463 13,822 35.5 30.2 - 40.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 1,974 22.6 10.0 - 35.1
20-24 years old 227 6,725 35.3 27.8 - 42.8
25-34 years old 753 23,766 39.3 35.0 - 43.5
35 years old or more 321 10,983 49.2 42.2 - 56.3
Education
Less than high school 331 4,967 19.3 13.9 - 24.7
High school graduate 301 7,556 29.2 22.9 - 35.5
More than high school 747 30,814 52.4 47.9 - 56.9
Marital Status
Married 762 26,051 42.8 38.6 - 47.1
Not Married 620 17,398 34.9 30.1 - 39.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 591 25,111 56.0 51.0 - 61.1
On Medicaid 790 18,193 27.7 23.8 - 31.6

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.