Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,551 19,845 8.4 7.1 - 9.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,147 12,095 10.6 8.5 - 12.6
Non-Hispanic Black 508 3,903 9.3 5.6 - 13.1
Non-Hispanic Other 248 921 4.2 1.5 - 7.0
Hispanic 648 2,926 5.2 2.9 - 7.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 170 659 3.3 0.0 - 7.2
20-24 years old 503 3,889 7.9 4.6 - 11.2
25-34 years old 1,337 9,653 7.8 6.1 - 9.6
35 years old or more 541 5,645 13.2 9.6 - 16.7
Education
Less than high school 443 1,810 4.0 1.7 - 6.3
High school graduate 670 4,143 6.4 3.9 - 8.9
More than high school 1,427 13,892 11.2 9.1 - 13.2
Marital Status
Married 1,485 12,401 9.3 7.6 - 11.1
Not Married 1,066 7,444 7.3 5.2 - 9.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,344 13,728 11.3 9.3 - 13.3
On Medicaid 1,206 6,117 5.4 3.6 - 7.2

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.