Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,005 5,868 6.3 4.5 - 8.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 259 865 3.5 0.8 - 6.3
Non-Hispanic Black 248 2,627 14.0 8.1 - 19.8
Non-Hispanic Other 173 865 5.2 0.9 - 9.5
Hispanic 325 1,511 4.6 2.0 - 7.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 46 651 13.5 2.0 - 24.9
20-24 years old 204 1,527 7.8 3.5 - 12.1
25-34 years old 528 1,983 4.1 2.1 - 6.1
35 years old or more 227 1,707 8.7 3.8 - 13.6
Education
Less than high school 219 1,829 8.3 3.9 - 12.6
High school graduate 240 2,121 9.3 4.7 - 13.8
More than high school 543 1,918 4.0 2.0 - 6.1
Marital Status
Married 545 1,279 2.5 0.9 - 4.2
Not Married 460 4,589 10.8 7.3 - 14.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 449 1,619 4.1 1.7 - 6.6
On Medicaid 556 4,249 7.9 5.2 - 10.6

*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.