Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2002

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,207 17,464 14.6 12.0 - 17.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 906 15,207 16.8 13.6 - 19.9
Non-Hispanic Black 134 1,303 11.7 4.1 - 19.4
Non-Hispanic Other 46 393 9.3 0.0 - 21.6
Hispanic 121 560 4.2 0.0 - 8.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 66 1,916 23.2 9.8 - 36.5
20-24 years old 205 4,496 20.0 13.1 - 27.0
25-34 years old 677 8,224 12.7 9.4 - 15.9
35 years old or more 259 2,828 11.9 6.9 - 16.9
Education
Less than high school 136 3,982 22.6 13.4 - 31.7
High school graduate 342 8,153 24.0 18.2 - 29.8
More than high school 708 5,278 8.0 5.5 - 10.5
Marital Status
Married 893 10,082 11.5 8.8 - 14.1
Not Married 314 7,382 23.5 17.2 - 29.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 865 9,658 11.5 8.8 - 14.2
On Medicaid 342 7,806 22.2 16.3 - 28.1

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.