Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,441 13,825 6.2 5.0 - 7.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,094 10,472 9.8 7.5 - 12.1
Non-Hispanic Black 431 1,229 3.8 1.2 - 6.3
Non-Hispanic Other 344 910 3.1 0.3 - 5.8
Hispanic 572 1,213 2.3 0.9 - 3.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 120 1,490 10.5 3.2 - 17.9
20-24 years old 418 4,043 9.7 5.9 - 13.4
25-34 years old 1,347 5,547 4.6 3.2 - 6.1
35 years old or more 556 2,744 6.1 3.4 - 8.7
Education
Less than high school 430 3,983 9.1 5.4 - 12.9
High school graduate 497 4,757 10.5 6.9 - 14.1
More than high school 1,507 5,086 3.9 2.6 - 5.1
Marital Status
Married 1,477 3,824 2.9 1.8 - 4.0
Not Married 964 10,001 11.3 8.6 - 14.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,280 4,130 3.6 2.3 - 4.9
On Medicaid 1,161 9,695 9.1 6.9 - 11.3

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.