Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York City, 2006
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,508||51,811||44.1||40.9 - 47.2|
|Non-Hispanic White||394||20,108||55.8||49.9 - 61.8|
|Non-Hispanic Black||422||10,522||38.5||32.2 - 44.7|
|Non-Hispanic Other||180||7,720||54.9||45.4 - 64.3|
|Hispanic||512||13,461||33.5||28.6 - 38.4|
|Less than 20 years old||97||2,698||33.3||21.0 - 45.7|
|20-24 years old||309||8,589||33.5||27.0 - 40.0|
|25-34 years old||763||27,887||45.5||41.2 - 49.9|
|35 years old or more||339||12,637||55.9||49.1 - 62.7|
|Less than high school||288||7,528||29.9||23.2 - 36.5|
|High school graduate||457||13,469||37.7||32.1 - 43.3|
|More than high school||757||30,578||54.4||50.0 - 58.7|
|Married||835||35,003||53.7||49.5 - 57.9|
|Not Married||673||16,809||32.1||27.6 - 36.5|
|Not on Medicaid||743||29,894||53.9||49.4 - 58.4|
|On Medicaid||764||21,917||35.3||31.1 - 39.5|
*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.