Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,368 29,252 12.8 11.0 - 14.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,043 19,349 17.7 14.6 - 20.7
Non-Hispanic Black 417 3,617 10.6 6.6 - 14.7
Non-Hispanic Other 286 1,615 6.5 2.9 - 10.2
Hispanic 622 4,671 7.7 5.0 - 10.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 155 4,045 22.9 14.2 - 31.6
20-24 years old 416 7,950 17.5 12.8 - 22.3
25-34 years old 1,281 14,174 11.4 9.1 - 13.7
35 years old or more 516 3,083 7.4 4.2 - 10.6
Education
Less than high school 442 6,216 13.3 9.2 - 17.3
High school graduate 532 9,280 16.8 12.5 - 21.2
More than high school 1,382 13,338 10.6 8.4 - 12.7
Marital Status
Married 1,381 9,181 6.8 5.1 - 8.6
Not Married 987 20,071 21.2 17.8 - 24.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,256 12,246 10.1 7.9 - 12.4
On Medicaid 1,111 17,006 15.8 12.9 - 18.6

*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.