Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,101 15,163 13.1 10.4 - 15.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 807 12,928 15.3 12.0 - 18.5
Non-Hispanic Black 111 1,157 11.9 2.2 - 21.6
Non-Hispanic Other 52 15 0.3 0.0 - 1.0
Hispanic 131 1,064 6.2 1.3 - 11.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 76 1,625 18.6 5.9 - 31.3
20-24 years old 205 3,305 13.4 7.5 - 19.3
25-34 years old 580 6,698 11.4 7.9 - 14.9
35 years old or more 240 3,534 14.8 9.2 - 20.4
Education
Less than high school 159 5,272 24.1 15.3 - 32.8
High school graduate 243 4,901 18.5 12.4 - 24.5
More than high school 689 4,816 7.2 4.8 - 9.6
Marital Status
Married 725 5,135 6.8 4.5 - 9.2
Not Married 376 10,028 24.5 18.6 - 30.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 716 5,319 7.4 4.9 - 9.8
On Medicaid 385 9,844 22.5 17.0 - 28.1

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.