Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,571 21,007 9.1 7.7 - 10.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,195 13,331 11.1 9.1 - 13.2
Non-Hispanic Black 521 2,670 7.4 3.8 - 11.0
Non-Hispanic Other 230 499 2.7 0.3 - 5.1
Hispanic 625 4,507 8.0 5.3 - 10.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 168 831 5.1 0.2 - 10.0
20-24 years old 508 1,895 3.8 1.8 - 5.8
25-34 years old 1,332 11,543 9.7 7.7 - 11.7
35 years old or more 563 6,738 14.9 11.2 - 18.6
Education
Less than high school 431 2,469 5.4 2.3 - 8.4
High school graduate 694 2,902 4.7 2.7 - 6.7
More than high school 1,430 15,635 12.9 10.7 - 15.0
Marital Status
Married 1,544 15,806 11.4 9.4 - 13.3
Not Married 1,027 5,201 5.7 3.8 - 7.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,387 15,393 12.6 10.4 - 14.8
On Medicaid 1,183 5,614 5.2 3.5 - 6.8

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.