Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,093 8,900 7.7 5.7 - 9.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 805 5,973 7.1 4.9 - 9.3
Non-Hispanic Black 108 1,492 15.9 4.5 - 27.3
Non-Hispanic Other 52 12 0.3 0.0 - 0.8
Hispanic 128 1,422 8.4 2.5 - 14.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 77 590 6.7 0.0 - 15.2
20-24 years old 204 634 2.6 0.0 - 5.4
25-34 years old 577 5,209 8.9 5.9 - 12.0
35 years old or more 235 2,467 10.6 5.7 - 15.4
Education
Less than high school 158 1,741 8.0 2.2 - 13.9
High school graduate 243 930 3.5 0.5 - 6.5
More than high school 682 6,230 9.5 6.7 - 12.2
Marital Status
Married 719 6,434 8.6 6.1 - 11.2
Not Married 374 2,466 6.1 2.7 - 9.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 712 6,627 9.2 6.5 - 11.9
On Medicaid 381 2,273 5.3 2.2 - 8.4

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.