Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,563 21,563 9.1 7.6 - 10.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,158 14,642 12.7 10.2 - 15.2
Non-Hispanic Black 509 3,851 9.3 5.5 - 13.0
Non-Hispanic Other 246 767 3.5 0.4 - 6.7
Hispanic 650 2,303 4.1 2.1 - 6.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 170 1,791 9.0 3.0 - 15.1
20-24 years old 505 8,414 17.0 12.6 - 21.3
25-34 years old 1,340 9,495 7.7 5.8 - 9.6
35 years old or more 548 1,863 4.3 1.8 - 6.8
Education
Less than high school 449 5,736 12.5 8.4 - 16.7
High school graduate 670 8,666 13.5 10.1 - 16.9
More than high school 1,433 7,140 5.7 4.1 - 7.3
Marital Status
Married 1,495 5,217 3.9 2.6 - 5.1
Not Married 1,068 16,346 16.0 13.0 - 19.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,351 6,413 5.3 3.7 - 6.8
On Medicaid 1,211 15,150 13.3 10.7 - 15.9

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.