Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2002

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,207 22,992 19.3 16.4 - 22.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 904 19,824 21.9 18.5 - 25.4
Non-Hispanic Black 133 1,526 13.7 5.6 - 21.9
Non-Hispanic Other 48 999 22.7 5.8 - 39.6
Hispanic 122 643 4.8 0.5 - 9.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 66 2,647 32.6 18.0 - 47.1
20-24 years old 206 6,355 28.1 20.2 - 36.0
25-34 years old 677 10,833 16.7 13.1 - 20.3
35 years old or more 258 3,156 13.3 8.1 - 18.6
Education
Less than high school 138 5,176 29.3 19.3 - 39.2
High school graduate 341 10,723 31.6 25.3 - 37.9
More than high school 707 7,058 10.7 7.9 - 13.6
Marital Status
Married 894 13,824 15.7 12.7 - 18.7
Not Married 313 9,168 29.3 22.5 - 36.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 863 12,877 15.3 12.3 - 18.4
On Medicaid 344 10,115 28.8 22.4 - 35.2

*Responses are obtained 3-4 months after delivery.

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.