Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State excluding New York City, 2005
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,177||53,136||45.7||42.1 - 49.3|
|Non-Hispanic White||813||41,792||50.5||46.3 - 54.7|
|Non-Hispanic Black||122||3,234||29.3||17.2 - 41.4|
|Non-Hispanic Other||66||2,454||43.8||27.7 - 59.9|
|Hispanic||176||5,656||33.5||24.6 - 42.4|
|Less than 20 years old||80||1,310||15.5||4.7 - 26.4|
|20-24 years old||208||5,113||25.0||17.4 - 32.5|
|25-34 years old||634||32,005||51.1||46.3 - 56.0|
|35 years old or more||255||14,707||59.3||51.7 - 66.9|
|Less than high school||174||4,939||28.2||19.3 - 37.1|
|High school graduate||246||7,614||29.9||22.7 - 37.0|
|More than high school||744||40,147||55.8||51.3 - 60.3|
|Married||798||44,249||55.7||51.4 - 59.9|
|Not Married||379||8,887||24.2||18.5 - 29.8|
|Not on Medicaid||795||42,927||56.1||51.7 - 60.4|
|On Medicaid||382||10,209||25.7||20.1 - 31.3|
*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.