Prenatal care counseling about alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,087 156,956 76.6 74.3 - 78.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,027 75,093 71.4 68.1 - 74.8
Non-Hispanic Black 355 24,843 84.8 79.8 - 89.8
Non-Hispanic Other 237 16,632 72.8 65.6 - 79.9
Hispanic 468 40,389 84.6 80.7 - 88.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 97 9,578 95.8 91.5 - 100
20-24 years old 407 33,737 83.7 79.1 - 88.3
25-34 years old 1,129 84,780 75.4 72.3 - 78.5
35 years old or more 454 28,861 68.3 63.0 - 73.6
Education
Less than high school 341 32,029 88.7 84.5 - 93.0
High school graduate 470 39,987 83.5 79.2 - 87.7
More than high school 1,265 84,131 70.0 66.9 - 73.1
Marital Status
Married 1,264 87,355 69.6 66.5 - 72.7
Not Married 823 69,602 87.5 84.7 - 90.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,138 77,759 69.9 66.6 - 73.1
On Medicaid 949 79,198 84.5 81.6 - 87.4

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

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.