Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,001 67,102 60.4 56.6 - 64.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 691 55,497 69.4 65.1 - 73.7
Non-Hispanic Black 95 5,140 51.7 38.3 - 65.1
Non-Hispanic Other 68 2,179 49.9 31.6 - 68.2
Hispanic 147 4,286 25.6 16.9 - 34.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 61 3,036 41.7 24.9 - 58.6
20-24 years old 179 12,694 58.8 49.4 - 68.1
25-34 years old 576 41,085 64.6 59.7 - 69.5
35 years old or more 185 10,288 55.6 46.5 - 64.6
Education
Less than high school 135 3,385 20.0 10.5 - 29.5
High school graduate 217 13,297 53.4 45.2 - 61.7
More than high school 647 50,401 73.1 69.0 - 77.3
Marital Status
Married 625 41,322 63.2 58.5 - 67.9
Not Married 376 25,780 56.5 50.0 - 63.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 601 46,490 71.3 66.8 - 75.8
On Medicaid 400 20,612 45.0 38.6 - 51.3

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.