Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,820 22,492 12.9 10.8 - 15.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,026 17,594 16.5 13.5 - 19.5
Non-Hispanic Black 315 2,352 10.3 5.7 - 14.8
Non-Hispanic Other 132 1,180 11.0 2.7 - 19.2
Hispanic 347 1,367 4.1 1.7 - 6.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 119 2,308 18.6 9.5 - 27.8
20-24 years old 319 7,545 22.7 16.3 - 29.1
25-34 years old 986 9,646 10.4 7.9 - 12.9
35 years old or more 396 2,993 8.4 5.0 - 11.7
Education
Less than high school 301 7,728 24.0 17.2 - 30.8
High school graduate 481 9,344 19.7 15.1 - 24.3
More than high school 1,031 5,298 5.7 4.0 - 7.4
Marital Status
Married 1,129 7,619 7.0 5.1 - 8.9
Not Married 691 14,873 22.7 18.4 - 27.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,061 7,851 7.9 5.8 - 10.0
On Medicaid 759 14,641 19.6 15.8 - 23.4

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.