Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2001

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,237 17,200 14.4 11.9 - 16.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 953 14,773 15.9 13.0 - 18.8
Non-Hispanic Black 112 1,184 11.9 3.8 - 20.1
Non-Hispanic Other 50 498 12.7 0.0 - 25.5
Hispanic 122 744 5.8 1.0 - 10.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 97 2,078 20.6 10.3 - 30.9
20-24 years old 205 4,650 21.7 14.6 - 28.9
25-34 years old 676 8,441 13.0 9.8 - 16.2
35 years old or more 259 2,031 8.8 4.6 - 13.0
Education
Less than high school 166 4,136 25.7 16.9 - 34.5
High school graduate 349 6,893 18.7 13.5 - 23.8
More than high school 703 5,940 9.1 6.5 - 11.7
Marital Status
Married 918 8,117 9.3 7.0 - 11.6
Not Married 319 9,082 28.2 21.8 - 34.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 901 9,679 11.2 8.6 - 13.8
On Medicaid 336 7,521 22.7 16.9 - 28.5

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.