Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,113 18,583 16.1 13.4 - 18.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 773 14,373 17.7 14.4 - 21.0
Non-Hispanic Black 112 2,055 19.6 8.2 - 31.0
Non-Hispanic Other 74 948 13.2 2.9 - 23.5
Hispanic 154 1,207 7.3 2.0 - 12.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 52 1,963 35.8 18.8 - 52.9
20-24 years old 209 5,682 27.1 19.1 - 35.2
25-34 years old 618 9,487 14.4 10.9 - 17.9
35 years old or more 234 1,450 6.3 2.6 - 9.9
Education
Less than high school 144 3,328 20.6 12.1 - 29.1
High school graduate 234 7,497 30.4 22.6 - 38.2
More than high school 727 7,758 10.5 7.8 - 13.2
Marital Status
Married 730 5,894 7.7 5.4 - 10.0
Not Married 383 12,689 32.7 26.4 - 38.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 698 7,932 10.9 8.0 - 13.7
On Medicaid 415 10,650 25.2 19.7 - 30.7

*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.