Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,590 28,705 12.3 10.6 - 14.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,199 20,414 17.0 14.2 - 19.7
Non-Hispanic Black 523 3,392 9.3 5.5 - 13.0
Non-Hispanic Other 232 542 2.9 0.2 - 5.6
Hispanic 636 4,357 7.6 5.1 - 10.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 169 2,771 16.9 8.6 - 25.2
20-24 years old 510 6,756 13.4 9.5 - 17.4
25-34 years old 1,334 13,975 11.7 9.4 - 14.0
35 years old or more 577 5,203 11.1 7.7 - 14.6
Education
Less than high school 434 8,541 18.4 13.3 - 23.5
High school graduate 696 8,912 14.3 10.9 - 17.6
More than high school 1,444 11,052 9.0 7.1 - 10.9
Marital Status
Married 1,554 11,193 8.0 6.2 - 9.7
Not Married 1,036 17,512 18.8 15.6 - 22.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,395 12,360 10.1 8.0 - 12.1
On Medicaid 1,194 16,345 14.8 12.1 - 17.6

*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.