Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,456 13,449 11.3 9.1 - 13.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 391 4,227 11.6 7.6 - 15.6
Non-Hispanic Black 399 3,994 13.6 8.7 - 18.6
Non-Hispanic Other 177 911 5.9 1.5 - 10.3
Hispanic 489 4,317 11.4 7.8 - 15.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 93 1,170 14.1 5.5 - 22.7
20-24 years old 311 3,989 14.1 9.0 - 19.3
25-34 years old 733 6,301 10.3 7.4 - 13.2
35 years old or more 319 1,989 9.3 5.1 - 13.5
Education
Less than high school 280 3,512 14.4 9.0 - 19.8
High school graduate 437 5,822 15.3 10.7 - 19.8
More than high school 735 3,923 7.0 4.7 - 9.3
Marital Status
Married 781 3,912 6.1 4.0 - 8.1
Not Married 675 9,537 17.5 13.6 - 21.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 644 3,959 7.8 5.2 - 10.3
On Medicaid 811 9,490 13.9 10.7 - 17.2

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.