Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 751 4,355 7.6 5.2 - 9.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 189 1,800 11.1 5.7 - 16.5
Non-Hispanic Black 222 1,194 8.1 3.4 - 12.8
Non-Hispanic Other 79 242 4.1 0.0 - 9.7
Hispanic 261 1,119 5.4 2.0 - 8.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 54 306 7.0 0.0 - 15.9
20-24 years old 151 870 7.2 2.4 - 12.0
25-34 years old 394 2,303 7.7 4.3 - 11.0
35 years old or more 152 876 7.9 2.6 - 13.2
Education
Less than high school 160 1,404 10.4 4.7 - 16.2
High school graduate 227 1,267 7.2 2.8 - 11.5
More than high school 363 1,563 5.9 3.0 - 8.9
Marital Status
Married 386 1,320 4.4 1.9 - 6.8
Not Married 365 3,035 11.1 6.9 - 15.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 325 1,611 6.9 3.4 - 10.5
On Medicaid 426 2,744 8.0 4.8 - 11.1

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.