Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,414 18,417 8.4 7.1 - 9.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,091 12,376 11.6 9.3 - 13.8
Non-Hispanic Black 425 984 3.1 1.1 - 5.1
Non-Hispanic Other 340 1,850 6.3 3.3 - 9.3
Hispanic 558 3,207 6.4 3.8 - 9.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 119 425 3.0 0.0 - 6.8
20-24 years old 416 1,297 3.2 1.1 - 5.3
25-34 years old 1,331 10,901 9.2 7.3 - 11.1
35 years old or more 548 5,794 13.0 9.5 - 16.5
Education
Less than high school 420 462 1.1 0.0 - 2.2
High school graduate 489 1,725 3.9 1.7 - 6.0
More than high school 1,498 16,230 12.4 10.4 - 14.5
Marital Status
Married 1,460 14,280 10.9 9.0 - 12.9
Not Married 954 4,137 4.7 3.0 - 6.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,272 14,759 13.0 10.7 - 15.3
On Medicaid 1,142 3,658 3.5 2.2 - 4.8

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.