Prenatal care counseling about alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 980 53,312 71.6 67.9 - 75.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 268 12,716 57.0 49.6 - 64.3
Non-Hispanic Black 261 12,329 75.9 69.1 - 82.8
Non-Hispanic Other 110 5,149 62.8 50.9 - 74.8
Hispanic 341 23,116 83.3 78.4 - 88.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 68 4,424 89.2 79.9 - 98.5
20-24 years old 201 13,015 79.0 71.8 - 86.3
25-34 years old 491 26,057 69.1 63.9 - 74.3
35 years old or more 220 9,816 63.9 55.7 - 72.1
Education
Less than high school 186 12,278 81.9 74.7 - 89.1
High school graduate 316 17,365 70.8 64.1 - 77.6
More than high school 474 23,468 67.5 62.3 - 72.7
Marital Status
Married 536 26,397 62.5 57.3 - 67.6
Not Married 444 26,915 83.5 79.0 - 87.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 445 21,454 65.6 60.1 - 71.2
On Medicaid 535 31,858 76.2 71.5 - 80.9

This report excludes respondents who did not go for prenatal care.

Note: NYC data are not available prior to 2004

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.