Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,488 4,590 3.9 2.7 - 5.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 391 1,120 3.1 1.0 - 5.2
Non-Hispanic Black 412 1,378 5.1 2.1 - 8.1
Non-Hispanic Other 180 334 2.4 0.0 - 5.6
Hispanic 505 1,757 4.4 2.2 - 6.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 93 285 3.7 0.0 - 8.3
20-24 years old 304 646 2.5 0.6 - 4.5
25-34 years old 754 2,845 4.7 2.7 - 6.7
35 years old or more 337 814 3.6 1.1 - 6.1
Education
Less than high school 275 1,510 6.2 2.5 - 9.9
High school graduate 453 1,240 3.5 1.4 - 5.5
More than high school 754 1,813 3.2 1.6 - 4.8
Marital Status
Married 829 1,660 2.6 1.2 - 3.9
Not Married 659 2,929 5.7 3.4 - 7.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 679 1,643 3.2 1.6 - 4.9
On Medicaid 808 2,947 4.4 2.6 - 6.3

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.