Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,396 11,708 10.6 8.5 - 12.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 385 5,050 15.4 11.1 - 19.7
Non-Hispanic Black 331 2,266 9.9 5.4 - 14.4
Non-Hispanic Other 248 1,081 5.5 1.8 - 9.2
Hispanic 432 3,311 9.4 6.0 - 12.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 60 863 14.4 2.3 - 26.4
20-24 years old 234 2,063 10.1 5.4 - 14.7
25-34 years old 759 7,006 11.6 8.7 - 14.4
35 years old or more 343 1,776 7.5 4.0 - 11.0
Education
Less than high school 268 2,869 12.5 7.5 - 17.4
High school graduate 296 1,655 7.0 3.3 - 10.7
More than high school 830 7,171 11.2 8.5 - 13.9
Marital Status
Married 820 5,448 8.5 6.1 - 10.8
Not Married 576 6,260 13.5 10.0 - 17.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 644 6,111 12.3 9.1 - 15.6
On Medicaid 752 5,597 9.1 6.6 - 11.7

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.