Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York City, 2008
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,026||95,176||58.9||55.2 - 62.7|
|Non-Hispanic White||264||25,087||41.4||34.1 - 48.7|
|Non-Hispanic Black||253||19,505||64.4||56.6 - 72.3|
|Non-Hispanic Other||176||17,071||60.6||51.6 - 69.5|
|Hispanic||333||33,514||68.0||62.0 - 74.1|
|Less than 20 years old||50||5,424||65.4||49.8 - 81.1|
|20-24 years old||209||20,222||66.2||58.2 - 74.2|
|25-34 years old||534||49,254||58.2||53.0 - 63.4|
|35 years old or more||233||20,277||51.7||43.5 - 59.8|
|Less than high school||223||22,630||69.0||61.6 - 76.5|
|High school graduate||250||24,200||62.7||55.3 - 70.2|
|More than high school||550||47,988||52.0||46.7 - 57.2|
|Married||553||51,016||52.0||46.8 - 57.2|
|Not Married||473||44,160||67.0||61.6 - 72.3|
|Not on Medicaid||455||39,676||46.6||40.9 - 52.4|
|On Medicaid||571||55,501||67.7||63.0 - 72.5|
*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.