Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2001

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,215 29,210 24.8 21.7 - 27.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 932 24,891 27.3 23.7 - 30.9
Non-Hispanic Black 112 1,808 18.5 8.6 - 28.3
Non-Hispanic Other 50 899 22.9 6.1 - 39.7
Hispanic 121 1,612 12.6 5.5 - 19.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 94 3,872 39.9 27.0 - 52.8
20-24 years old 195 8,195 39.1 30.5 - 47.7
25-34 years old 672 13,965 21.6 17.7 - 25.5
35 years old or more 254 3,177 14.1 8.8 - 19.4
Education
Less than high school 162 6,331 39.9 29.9 - 50.0
High school graduate 343 10,351 28.2 22.2 - 34.2
More than high school 692 12,098 18.9 15.3 - 22.5
Marital Status
Married 904 15,295 17.8 14.7 - 20.9
Not Married 311 13,915 43.7 36.4 - 50.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 889 17,904 21.0 17.7 - 24.4
On Medicaid 326 11,305 34.7 28.0 - 41.4

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.