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||116,284||54.3||50.7 - 57.9|
|Non-Hispanic White||813||82,753||49.5||45.3 - 53.7|
|Non-Hispanic Black||122||11,031||70.7||58.6 - 82.8|
|Non-Hispanic Other||66||5,604||56.2||40.1 - 72.3|
|Hispanic||176||16,895||66.5||57.6 - 75.4|
|Less than 20 years old||80||8,433||84.5||73.6 - 95.3|
|20-24 years old||208||20,467||75.0||67.5 - 82.6|
|25-34 years old||634||62,575||48.9||44.0 - 53.7|
|35 years old or more||255||24,808||40.7||33.1 - 48.3|
|Less than high school||174||17,537||71.8||62.9 - 80.7|
|High school graduate||246||25,492||70.1||63.0 - 77.3|
|More than high school||744||71,966||44.2||39.7 - 48.7|
|Married||798||79,489||44.3||40.1 - 48.6|
|Not Married||379||36,795||75.8||70.2 - 81.5|
|Not on Medicaid||763||73,935||43.0||38.6 - 47.4|
|On Medicaid||414||42,349||74.1||68.7 - 79.5|
*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.