Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State excluding New York City, 2000
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,252||124,656||56.4||52.9 - 59.9|
|Non-Hispanic White||967||96,431||52.4||48.4 - 56.3|
|Non-Hispanic Black||137||11,585||73.5||63.0 - 84.0|
|Non-Hispanic Other||44||4,229||45.1||25.8 - 64.3|
|Hispanic||104||12,412||75.2||64.7 - 85.6|
|Less than 20 years old||99||11,839||81.1||71.0 - 91.2|
|20-24 years old||208||24,248||81.2||74.4 - 87.9|
|25-34 years old||682||65,501||49.8||45.1 - 54.5|
|35 years old or more||263||23,068||36.2||28.7 - 43.8|
|Less than high school||152||18,802||78.6||70.0 - 87.3|
|High school graduate||362||38,754||64.1||58.0 - 70.2|
|More than high school||723||65,853||45.2||40.6 - 49.8|
|Married||892||86,238||48.2||44.1 - 52.2|
|Not Married||360||38,418||74.8||68.7 - 80.9|
|Not on Medicaid||924||89,538||48.0||43.9 - 52.0|
|On Medicaid||328||35,119||77.8||71.8 - 83.7|
*Women were asked how many times a week they took a multivitamin during the month before they
became pregnant with their new baby.
- Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
- Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.