Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,003 29,241 25.8 22.3 - 29.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 687 24,049 30.6 26.1 - 35.0
Non-Hispanic Black 103 2,273 21.7 10.8 - 32.5
Non-Hispanic Other 64 742 14.0 2.8 - 25.1
Hispanic 149 2,176 11.5 4.9 - 18.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 4,640 45.1 30.8 - 59.5
20-24 years old 159 6,738 31.6 22.6 - 40.6
25-34 years old 563 14,731 23.3 18.8 - 27.7
35 years old or more 200 3,132 16.9 9.7 - 24.1
Education
Less than high school 163 5,416 27.3 18.4 - 36.3
High school graduate 198 9,169 36.9 28.1 - 45.8
More than high school 633 14,423 21.1 17.1 - 25.2
Marital Status
Married 634 11,842 16.7 13.1 - 20.3
Not Married 369 17,399 40.9 34.1 - 47.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 622 14,792 21.5 17.3 - 25.6
On Medicaid 381 14,449 32.5 26.3 - 38.7

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.