Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,171 36,147 18.8 16.6 - 20.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,082 27,101 25.8 22.5 - 29.0
Non-Hispanic Black 390 3,028 10.7 6.4 - 15.1
Non-Hispanic Other 183 1,331 9.1 3.4 - 14.9
Hispanic 516 4,686 10.5 7.2 - 13.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 145 4,689 34.2 23.2 - 45.1
20-24 years old 413 11,120 29.9 24.2 - 35.6
25-34 years old 1,133 15,209 15.1 12.5 - 17.7
35 years old or more 480 5,129 12.5 8.7 - 16.3
Education
Less than high school 353 8,495 26.4 20.2 - 32.6
High school graduate 575 12,104 23.7 19.2 - 28.3
More than high school 1,226 15,547 14.4 11.9 - 16.9
Marital Status
Married 1,347 16,245 13.2 10.9 - 15.5
Not Married 824 19,902 28.7 24.5 - 32.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,194 17,575 16.6 13.9 - 19.3
On Medicaid 977 18,571 21.4 18.0 - 24.8

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.