Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,165 8,089 7.0 5.2 - 8.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 808 7,145 8.7 6.3 - 11.1
Non-Hispanic Black 119 371 3.4 0.0 - 7.7
Non-Hispanic Other 65 360 6.6 0.0 - 14.6
Hispanic 173 213 1.3 0.0 - 3.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 80 33 0.4 0.0 - 0.9
20-24 years old 209 403 1.9 0.0 - 4.3
25-34 years old 624 4,711 7.6 5.0 - 10.3
35 years old or more 252 2,942 12.0 7.0 - 17.0
Education
Less than high school 170 718 4.1 0.3 - 8.0
High school graduate 247 1,349 5.3 1.8 - 8.8
More than high school 736 6,001 8.4 5.9 - 10.9
Marital Status
Married 789 6,621 8.4 6.0 - 10.8
Not Married 376 1,468 4.0 1.4 - 6.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 757 7,051 9.6 7.0 - 12.2
On Medicaid 408 1,038 2.5 0.6 - 4.4

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.