Smoking after delivery*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,002 20,494 18.1 14.9 - 21.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 687 17,097 21.7 17.7 - 25.7
Non-Hispanic Black 103 1,775 16.9 7.1 - 26.7
Non-Hispanic Other 63 266 5.0 0.0 - 11.0
Hispanic 149 1,357 7.2 1.8 - 12.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 3,065 29.8 16.6 - 43.0
20-24 years old 159 5,101 23.9 15.7 - 32.2
25-34 years old 562 10,291 16.3 12.3 - 20.2
35 years old or more 200 2,037 11.0 5.0 - 17.0
Education
Less than high school 163 3,297 16.6 9.4 - 23.8
High school graduate 198 7,318 29.5 21.1 - 37.9
More than high school 632 9,647 14.1 10.6 - 17.7
Marital Status
Married 633 6,791 9.6 6.7 - 12.5
Not Married 369 13,703 32.2 25.8 - 38.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 621 8,829 12.8 9.3 - 16.3
On Medicaid 381 11,665 26.2 20.4 - 32.0

*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.