Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,589 19,752 8.5 7.0 - 9.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,198 14,047 11.7 9.3 - 14.1
Non-Hispanic Black 523 2,535 6.9 3.5 - 10.3
Non-Hispanic Other 232 349 1.9 0.0 - 4.3
Hispanic 636 2,821 4.9 2.8 - 7.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 169 1,910 11.7 4.4 - 18.9
20-24 years old 509 3,951 7.9 4.8 - 11.0
25-34 years old 1,334 9,543 8.0 6.0 - 10.0
35 years old or more 577 4,348 9.3 6.1 - 12.5
Education
Less than high school 434 6,782 14.6 9.9 - 19.3
High school graduate 696 6,141 9.8 7.0 - 12.7
More than high school 1,443 6,629 5.4 3.9 - 6.9
Marital Status
Married 1,554 6,795 4.9 3.5 - 6.2
Not Married 1,035 12,958 14.0 11.0 - 16.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,395 6,962 5.7 4.1 - 7.2
On Medicaid 1,193 12,790 11.6 9.1 - 14.1

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.