Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State excluding New York City, 2002
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,225||120,535||53.8||50.2 - 57.4|
|Non-Hispanic White||922||91,940||48.0||44.0 - 52.1|
|Non-Hispanic Black||136||11,164||77.6||68.1 - 87.2|
|Non-Hispanic Other||47||4,395||48.0||29.2 - 66.7|
|Hispanic||120||13,037||75.9||66.1 - 85.7|
|Less than 20 years old||69||8,331||89.5||80.7 - 98.2|
|20-24 years old||210||23,020||76.8||69.6 - 84.0|
|25-34 years old||686||65,354||45.5||40.7 - 50.2|
|35 years old or more||260||23,830||42.0||34.1 - 49.9|
|Less than high school||141||17,980||82.0||73.5 - 90.5|
|High school graduate||350||34,737||63.9||57.4 - 70.3|
|More than high school||713||66,029||40.5||36.0 - 45.0|
|Married||903||88,547||44.0||39.9 - 48.1|
|Not Married||322||31,989||80.9||75.2 - 86.7|
|Not on Medicaid||875||84,859||43.4||39.3 - 47.5|
|On Medicaid||350||35,676||78.5||72.7 - 84.2|
*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.