Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,822 12,406 7.1 5.7 - 8.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,026 9,817 9.2 7.1 - 11.2
Non-Hispanic Black 312 1,234 5.4 2.1 - 8.7
Non-Hispanic Other 132 326 3.0 0.0 - 6.4
Hispanic 352 1,030 3.0 1.0 - 5.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 120 388 3.1 0.0 - 6.9
20-24 years old 321 1,369 4.0 1.4 - 6.7
25-34 years old 985 7,248 7.9 5.8 - 9.9
35 years old or more 396 3,402 9.5 5.9 - 13.0
Education
Less than high school 304 623 1.9 0.4 - 3.4
High school graduate 482 3,048 6.4 3.6 - 9.2
More than high school 1,029 8,735 9.4 7.2 - 11.5
Marital Status
Married 1,133 9,272 8.5 6.6 - 10.5
Not Married 689 3,134 4.8 2.8 - 6.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,057 9,757 9.9 7.7 - 12.1
On Medicaid 765 2,649 3.5 2.0 - 5.0

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.