Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,440 35,713 16.2 14.3 - 18.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,093 24,947 23.3 20.1 - 26.5
Non-Hispanic Black 431 4,190 13.0 8.3 - 17.7
Non-Hispanic Other 344 2,517 8.5 4.4 - 12.5
Hispanic 572 4,060 7.9 5.2 - 10.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 119 3,009 21.6 11.9 - 31.2
20-24 years old 419 9,707 23.2 18.0 - 28.4
25-34 years old 1,346 18,104 15.1 12.6 - 17.6
35 years old or more 556 4,893 10.9 7.5 - 14.2
Education
Less than high school 428 7,613 17.7 12.8 - 22.5
High school graduate 498 9,710 21.4 16.6 - 26.1
More than high school 1,507 18,378 14.0 11.7 - 16.2
Marital Status
Married 1,477 14,041 10.6 8.6 - 12.6
Not Married 963 21,672 24.6 21.0 - 28.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,281 15,975 13.9 11.5 - 16.4
On Medicaid 1,159 19,739 18.6 15.7 - 21.6

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.