Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2000

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,232 20,811 17.0 14.2 - 19.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 952 18,073 19.1 15.8 - 22.3
Non-Hispanic Black 133 1,436 12.6 4.4 - 20.8
Non-Hispanic Other 44 328 7.7 0.0 - 20.0
Hispanic 103 974 7.9 1.5 - 14.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 95 3,134 26.6 14.8 - 38.4
20-24 years old 205 6,565 27.7 19.8 - 35.5
25-34 years old 670 8,727 13.6 10.3 - 16.9
35 years old or more 262 2,385 10.4 5.8 - 15.1
Education
Less than high school 147 5,919 32.5 22.4 - 42.6
High school graduate 351 8,655 22.9 17.5 - 28.2
More than high school 720 6,160 9.4 6.6 - 12.2
Marital Status
Married 880 9,449 11.1 8.5 - 13.8
Not Married 352 11,362 30.1 23.7 - 36.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 915 10,805 12.2 9.5 - 14.9
On Medicaid 317 10,006 29.4 22.8 - 36.1

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.