Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,563 31,431 13.3 11.6 - 15.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,158 20,707 17.9 15.0 - 20.8
Non-Hispanic Black 509 5,585 13.4 9.1 - 17.8
Non-Hispanic Other 246 1,300 6.0 2.0 - 10.0
Hispanic 650 3,839 6.8 4.3 - 9.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 170 3,242 16.4 8.6 - 24.1
20-24 years old 505 11,701 23.6 18.8 - 28.5
25-34 years old 1,340 13,603 11.0 8.9 - 13.2
35 years old or more 548 2,886 6.6 3.8 - 9.5
Education
Less than high school 449 7,140 15.6 11.1 - 20.2
High school graduate 670 13,112 20.4 16.3 - 24.5
More than high school 1,433 10,965 8.8 6.9 - 10.7
Marital Status
Married 1,495 9,406 7.0 5.4 - 8.7
Not Married 1,068 22,025 21.6 18.2 - 24.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,351 10,205 8.4 6.5 - 10.3
On Medicaid 1,211 21,226 18.7 15.7 - 21.6

*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.