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||39,089||41.1||37.3 - 44.8|
|Non-Hispanic White||264||14,701||58.6||51.3 - 65.9|
|Non-Hispanic Black||253||6,940||35.6||27.7 - 43.4|
|Non-Hispanic Other||176||6,730||39.4||30.5 - 48.4|
|Hispanic||333||10,718||32.0||25.9 - 38.0|
|Less than 20 years old||50||1,875||34.6||18.9 - 50.2|
|20-24 years old||209||6,830||33.8||25.8 - 41.8|
|25-34 years old||534||20,588||41.8||36.6 - 47.0|
|35 years old or more||233||9,796||48.3||40.2 - 56.5|
|Less than high school||223||7,005||31.0||23.5 - 38.4|
|High school graduate||250||9,018||37.3||29.8 - 44.7|
|More than high school||550||23,043||48.0||42.8 - 53.3|
|Married||553||24,499||48.0||42.8 - 53.2|
|Not Married||473||14,590||33.0||27.7 - 38.4|
|Not on Medicaid||493||22,226||52.0||46.4 - 57.5|
|On Medicaid||532||16,863||32.2||27.3 - 37.1|
*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.