Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,379 10,514 9.5 7.6 - 11.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 353 5,413 18.5 13.6 - 23.3
Non-Hispanic Black 332 580 2.4 0.0 - 4.8
Non-Hispanic Other 232 1,434 8.0 3.8 - 12.2
Hispanic 462 3,087 7.9 5.0 - 10.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 80 488 5.6 0.0 - 12.5
20-24 years old 227 1,056 5.5 2.1 - 9.0
25-34 years old 752 5,910 9.8 7.2 - 12.3
35 years old or more 320 3,061 13.7 8.8 - 18.6
Education
Less than high school 331 894 3.5 0.9 - 6.1
High school graduate 298 1,073 4.2 1.5 - 6.8
More than high school 747 8,547 14.5 11.4 - 17.6
Marital Status
Married 760 8,087 13.3 10.4 - 16.2
Not Married 619 2,427 4.9 2.7 - 7.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 590 7,791 17.4 13.6 - 21.2
On Medicaid 788 2,723 4.1 2.4 - 5.9

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.