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||55,694||46.2||42.6 - 49.8|
|Non-Hispanic White||922||47,770||52.0||47.9 - 56.0|
|Non-Hispanic Black||136||2,495||22.4||12.8 - 31.9|
|Non-Hispanic Other||47||2,287||52.0||33.3 - 70.8|
|Hispanic||120||3,142||24.1||14.3 - 33.9|
|Less than 20 years old||69||878||10.5||1.8 - 19.3|
|20-24 years old||210||5,346||23.2||16.0 - 30.4|
|25-34 years old||686||35,646||54.5||49.8 - 59.3|
|35 years old or more||260||13,825||58.0||50.1 - 65.9|
|Less than high school||141||3,232||18.0||9.5 - 26.5|
|High school graduate||350||12,545||36.1||29.7 - 42.6|
|More than high school||713||39,281||59.5||55.0 - 64.0|
|Married||903||49,598||56.0||51.9 - 60.1|
|Not Married||322||6,096||19.1||13.3 - 24.8|
|Not on Medicaid||914||48,087||54.7||50.6 - 58.8|
|On Medicaid||311||7,608||23.3||17.1 - 29.5|
*Women were asked how many times a week they took a multivitamin during the month before they became pregnant with their new baby.
Note: NYC data are not available prior to 2004
- Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
- Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.