Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,004 7,173 6.3 4.5 - 8.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 688 5,629 7.2 4.9 - 9.5
Non-Hispanic Black 104 441 4.1 0.0 - 9.5
Non-Hispanic Other 65 171 3.2 0.0 - 9.0
Hispanic 147 931 4.9 0.6 - 9.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 637 6.5 0.0 - 13.6
20-24 years old 159 274 1.3 0.0 - 3.3
25-34 years old 567 4,963 7.8 5.1 - 10.5
35 years old or more 200 1,298 7.1 2.7 - 11.4
Education
Less than high school 161 1,344 6.9 1.8 - 11.9
High school graduate 199 540 2.2 0.0 - 4.6
More than high school 635 5,289 7.7 5.2 - 10.2
Marital Status
Married 639 5,840 8.2 5.6 - 10.8
Not Married 365 1,332 3.2 1.0 - 5.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 626 5,877 8.5 5.8 - 11.1
On Medicaid 378 1,295 2.9 0.8 - 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.