Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,366 8,758 7.6 5.8 - 9.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 356 2,252 7.3 4.0 - 10.7
Non-Hispanic Black 314 1,843 7.8 3.9 - 11.7
Non-Hispanic Other 223 1,349 6.9 2.6 - 11.3
Hispanic 473 3,314 7.9 4.9 - 10.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 74 980 13.3 4.0 - 22.6
20-24 years old 257 2,849 11.9 6.9 - 16.8
25-34 years old 719 3,884 6.4 4.2 - 8.6
35 years old or more 316 1,045 4.5 1.4 - 7.6
Education
Less than high school 279 2,919 10.8 6.3 - 15.3
High school graduate 334 1,962 6.5 3.3 - 9.6
More than high school 750 3,691 6.3 4.1 - 8.6
Marital Status
Married 748 2,389 3.7 2.1 - 5.4
Not Married 618 6,369 12.2 8.9 - 15.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 635 3,417 6.5 4.0 - 9.0
On Medicaid 730 5,341 8.4 5.9 - 10.9

*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.