Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,105 15,935 13.7 11.0 - 16.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 766 13,417 17.0 13.5 - 20.4
Non-Hispanic Black 110 1,432 11.6 3.0 - 20.2
Non-Hispanic Other 70 242 3.8 0.0 - 9.6
Hispanic 159 842 4.5 0.6 - 8.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 77 1,339 11.6 2.0 - 21.3
20-24 years old 193 5,974 28.3 20.1 - 36.5
25-34 years old 607 7,215 11.6 8.4 - 14.9
35 years old or more 228 1,406 6.4 2.0 - 10.8
Education
Less than high school 167 3,554 16.8 9.5 - 24.2
High school graduate 233 6,230 23.9 16.9 - 30.9
More than high school 698 6,128 8.9 6.1 - 11.6
Marital Status
Married 714 4,478 6.5 4.2 - 8.7
Not Married 391 11,457 24.3 18.8 - 29.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 708 5,819 8.2 5.6 - 10.7
On Medicaid 397 10,116 22.3 16.9 - 27.6

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.