Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York City, 2005
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,017||77,718||56.3||52.5 - 60.2|
|Non-Hispanic White||274||23,126||40.9||33.6 - 48.1|
|Non-Hispanic Black||270||16,888||56.9||49.1 - 64.6|
|Non-Hispanic Other||118||8,981||51.4||39.5 - 63.4|
|Hispanic||355||28,723||70.0||64.2 - 75.8|
|Less than 20 years old||69||5,023||69.4||55.2 - 83.5|
|20-24 years old||211||17,263||67.6||59.8 - 75.4|
|25-34 years old||510||39,373||55.5||50.1 - 60.9|
|35 years old or more||227||16,060||42.2||34.0 - 50.5|
|Less than high school||197||15,731||69.6||61.4 - 77.8|
|High school graduate||333||25,945||62.4||55.6 - 69.1|
|More than high school||483||35,826||46.4||40.9 - 51.9|
|Married||556||44,305||48.0||42.8 - 53.2|
|Not Married||461||33,414||67.3||61.9 - 72.8|
|Not on Medicaid||433||32,057||46.5||40.6 - 52.4|
|On Medicaid||584||45,661||63.2||58.3 - 68.2|
*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.