Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 752 5,135 8.9 6.4 - 11.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 189 3,424 21.1 14.4 - 27.8
Non-Hispanic Black 221 998 6.8 2.3 - 11.2
Non-Hispanic Other 79 136 2.3 0.0 - 6.0
Hispanic 263 577 2.7 0.6 - 4.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 54 149 3.4 0.0 - 8.8
20-24 years old 151 135 1.1 0.0 - 3.0
25-34 years old 395 3,304 11.0 7.2 - 14.7
35 years old or more 152 1,548 13.9 7.1 - 20.7
Education
Less than high school 161 455 3.3 0.0 - 6.7
High school graduate 227 475 2.7 0.3 - 5.0
More than high school 363 4,205 15.9 11.3 - 20.6
Marital Status
Married 387 3,564 11.8 8.0 - 15.6
Not Married 365 1,571 5.7 2.7 - 8.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 323 3,962 17.0 11.9 - 22.1
On Medicaid 429 1,173 3.4 1.3 - 5.5

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.