Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,070 7,271 6.2 4.5 - 8.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 837 6,392 7.0 4.9 - 9.1
Non-Hispanic Black 91 236 2.9 0.0 - 7.2
Non-Hispanic Other 53 190 3.9 0.0 - 9.7
Hispanic 89 453 3.5 0.0 - 7.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 66 239 3.0 0.0 - 8.0
20-24 years old 170 1,234 5.7 1.7 - 9.7
25-34 years old 590 3,944 6.3 4.0 - 8.7
35 years old or more 244 1,855 7.5 3.3 - 11.7
Education
Less than high school 143 168 0.9 0.2 - 1.6
High school graduate 255 2,573 8.6 4.4 - 12.8
More than high school 666 4,531 6.8 4.4 - 9.2
Marital Status
Married 746 5,708 7.3 5.0 - 9.6
Not Married 324 1,563 4.1 1.6 - 6.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 734 5,795 7.7 5.3 - 10.1
On Medicaid 336 1,476 3.6 1.4 - 5.8

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.