Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,160 14,615 7.6 6.2 - 9.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,078 10,402 9.9 7.8 - 12.1
Non-Hispanic Black 387 1,336 4.8 1.9 - 7.6
Non-Hispanic Other 181 1,020 7.1 2.3 - 11.9
Hispanic 514 1,857 4.2 2.2 - 6.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 147 200 1.5 0.0 - 3.8
20-24 years old 414 842 2.2 0.5 - 4.0
25-34 years old 1,124 8,396 8.4 6.4 - 10.4
35 years old or more 475 5,177 12.8 9.1 - 16.5
Education
Less than high school 357 1,094 3.4 1.1 - 5.7
High school graduate 572 2,824 5.5 3.1 - 8.0
More than high school 1,215 10,509 9.8 7.8 - 11.9
Marital Status
Married 1,334 11,524 9.4 7.5 - 11.4
Not Married 826 3,091 4.4 2.6 - 6.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,184 11,495 11.0 8.8 - 13.2
On Medicaid 976 3,120 3.6 2.2 - 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.