Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,171 18,809 9.8 8.1 - 11.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,084 15,174 14.4 11.7 - 17.1
Non-Hispanic Black 389 1,162 4.1 1.6 - 6.7
Non-Hispanic Other 183 291 2.0 0.0 - 4.3
Hispanic 515 2,182 4.9 2.5 - 7.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 144 2,583 18.9 9.6 - 28.1
20-24 years old 412 6,158 16.6 12.0 - 21.3
25-34 years old 1,135 8,006 7.9 5.9 - 9.9
35 years old or more 480 2,062 5.0 2.5 - 7.5
Education
Less than high school 353 5,810 18.0 12.6 - 23.5
High school graduate 575 7,018 13.8 10.1 - 17.4
More than high school 1,226 5,982 5.5 3.9 - 7.2
Marital Status
Married 1,348 7,408 6.0 4.4 - 7.6
Not Married 823 11,401 16.5 13.0 - 19.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,195 6,832 6.5 4.6 - 8.3
On Medicaid 976 11,978 13.8 10.9 - 16.7

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.