Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,002 6,782 8.8 6.6 - 11.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 272 2,322 10.1 5.6 - 14.6
Non-Hispanic Black 268 1,510 9.0 4.4 - 13.5
Non-Hispanic Other 117 357 4.0 0.0 - 8.4
Hispanic 345 2,593 9.2 5.4 - 13.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 66 827 16.3 4.5 - 28.1
20-24 years old 204 1,776 10.7 5.3 - 16.1
25-34 years old 506 3,448 8.8 5.7 - 12.0
35 years old or more 226 732 4.5 1.1 - 7.9
Education
Less than high school 186 2,118 14.0 7.8 - 20.3
High school graduate 327 1,697 6.7 3.1 - 10.2
More than high school 485 2,967 8.2 5.1 - 11.3
Marital Status
Married 552 2,290 5.2 2.9 - 7.6
Not Married 450 4,492 13.6 9.5 - 17.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 433 2,751 8.6 5.1 - 12.1
On Medicaid 569 4,031 9.0 6.0 - 11.9

*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.