Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 750 6,730 11.7 8.8 - 14.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 188 2,637 16.4 10.0 - 22.7
Non-Hispanic Black 222 1,823 12.4 6.7 - 18.1
Non-Hispanic Other 79 242 4.1 0.0 - 9.7
Hispanic 261 2,029 9.7 5.3 - 14.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 54 634 14.5 2.5 - 26.6
20-24 years old 151 1,401 11.6 5.5 - 17.6
25-34 years old 393 3,490 11.6 7.6 - 15.7
35 years old or more 152 1,204 10.8 4.6 - 17.1
Education
Less than high school 160 2,248 16.7 9.7 - 23.7
High school graduate 227 1,916 10.8 5.5 - 16.2
More than high school 362 2,445 9.3 5.7 - 13.0
Marital Status
Married 385 2,651 8.8 5.3 - 12.3
Not Married 365 4,079 14.9 10.2 - 19.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 324 2,922 12.6 7.9 - 17.3
On Medicaid 426 3,807 11.1 7.4 - 14.7

*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.