Prenatal care counseling about alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,334 165,492 73.5 71.3 - 75.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,027 73,646 68.2 64.7 - 71.7
Non-Hispanic Black 410 27,434 82.6 77.4 - 87.8
Non-Hispanic Other 281 16,198 66.6 59.6 - 73.5
Hispanic 616 48,215 81.1 77.2 - 85.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 151 14,651 86.0 78.9 - 93.2
20-24 years old 411 35,400 79.6 74.7 - 84.6
25-34 years old 1,266 88,444 72.0 68.9 - 75.2
35 years old or more 506 26,998 66.2 60.7 - 71.7
Education
Less than high school 424 37,028 83.8 79.3 - 88.4
High school graduate 517 40,144 75.2 70.4 - 79.9
More than high school 1,382 87,808 69.3 66.2 - 72.4
Marital Status
Married 1,357 88,025 66.6 63.5 - 69.8
Not Married 977 77,467 83.4 80.3 - 86.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,249 81,634 67.5 64.3 - 70.8
On Medicaid 1,084 83,842 80.5 77.5 - 83.6

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.