Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State excluding New York City, 2001
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,257||121,315||54.1||50.6 - 57.5|
|Non-Hispanic White||967||94,033||48.8||44.9 - 52.7|
|Non-Hispanic Black||114||9,982||75.1||64.4 - 85.7|
|Non-Hispanic Other||53||4,111||53.4||34.9 - 72.0|
|Hispanic||123||13,188||76.4||67.1 - 85.6|
|Less than 20 years old||102||10,520||78.3||67.9 - 88.8|
|20-24 years old||205||21,355||73.7||66.2 - 81.1|
|25-34 years old||687||65,708||48.4||43.7 - 53.0|
|35 years old or more||263||23,732||41.6||34.1 - 49.2|
|Less than high school||173||16,893||79.0||70.9 - 87.1|
|High school graduate||357||37,500||65.6||59.4 - 71.8|
|More than high school||707||65,515||40.7||36.3 - 45.2|
|Married||927||88,304||45.0||41.1 - 49.0|
|Not Married||330||33,010||78.4||72.5 - 84.2|
|Not on Medicaid||915||87,576||45.6||41.6 - 49.6|
|On Medicaid||342||33,739||76.1||70.3 - 82.0|
*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.