Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2000

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,225 33,032 27.1 23.8 - 30.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 949 28,757 30.5 26.7 - 34.3
Non-Hispanic Black 131 2,096 18.7 9.0 - 28.3
Non-Hispanic Other 44 646 15.3 0.4 - 30.2
Hispanic 101 1,533 12.4 4.6 - 20.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 96 5,300 45.0 31.8 - 58.2
20-24 years old 200 9,269 39.5 30.9 - 48.1
25-34 years old 668 14,393 22.5 18.5 - 26.5
35 years old or more 261 4,070 17.8 11.7 - 23.8
Education
Less than high school 147 7,881 43.3 32.5 - 54.0
High school graduate 350 12,973 34.3 28.2 - 40.4
More than high school 713 12,083 18.7 14.9 - 22.4
Marital Status
Married 878 17,099 20.2 16.8 - 23.6
Not Married 347 15,933 42.6 35.6 - 49.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 910 19,556 22.2 18.8 - 25.7
On Medicaid 315 13,476 39.5 32.3 - 46.7

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.