Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,363 3,803 3.3 2.1 - 4.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 355 971 3.2 1.0 - 5.3
Non-Hispanic Black 313 864 3.7 1.0 - 6.4
Non-Hispanic Other 222 860 4.4 1.0 - 7.9
Hispanic 473 1,107 2.6 0.9 - 4.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 73 292 4.0 0.0 - 9.3
20-24 years old 258 1,494 6.2 2.6 - 9.8
25-34 years old 716 1,265 2.1 0.9 - 3.3
35 years old or more 316 752 3.2 0.6 - 5.9
Education
Less than high school 278 1,038 3.8 1.1 - 6.5
High school graduate 333 798 2.6 0.7 - 4.6
More than high school 749 1,781 3.1 1.5 - 4.6
Marital Status
Married 746 1,311 2.1 0.8 - 3.3
Not Married 617 2,492 4.8 2.7 - 6.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 635 1,574 3.0 1.3 - 4.7
On Medicaid 727 2,228 3.5 1.9 - 5.2

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.