Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,107 15,047 7.3 5.9 - 8.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,031 10,685 10.1 7.9 - 12.3
Non-Hispanic Black 356 1,173 4.0 1.0 - 7.0
Non-Hispanic Other 244 1,429 6.1 2.3 - 9.9
Hispanic 476 1,761 3.6 1.6 - 5.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 95 559 5.5 0.0 - 11.4
20-24 years old 414 1,764 4.3 1.6 - 7.0
25-34 years old 1,139 8,128 7.2 5.3 - 9.0
35 years old or more 459 4,597 10.8 7.3 - 14.3
Education
Less than high school 354 1,785 4.8 1.9 - 7.6
High school graduate 475 1,697 3.6 1.3 - 5.8
More than high school 1,267 11,565 9.6 7.6 - 11.5
Marital Status
Married 1,273 10,501 8.3 6.5 - 10.1
Not Married 834 4,546 5.6 3.6 - 7.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,145 11,661 10.4 8.3 - 12.6
On Medicaid 962 3,387 3.6 2.1 - 5.1

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.