Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State, 2008
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||2,145||211,023||53.7||51.1 - 56.3|
|Non-Hispanic White||1,038||106,423||41.9||38.3 - 45.6|
|Non-Hispanic Black||365||29,987||65.5||58.6 - 72.4|
|Non-Hispanic Other||250||24,263||58.2||50.6 - 65.9|
|Hispanic||492||50,351||69.4||64.4 - 74.3|
|Less than 20 years old||102||10,903||70.9||59.9 - 81.9|
|20-24 years old||419||41,192||68.3||62.5 - 74.0|
|25-34 years old||1,158||115,329||51.7||48.1 - 55.2|
|35 years old or more||466||43,599||41.0||35.5 - 46.6|
|Less than high school||366||38,787||71.5||65.7 - 77.4|
|High school graduate||489||49,501||62.2||56.8 - 67.7|
|More than high school||1,279||121,875||44.5||41.1 - 47.8|
|Married||1,286||127,833||43.4||40.0 - 46.7|
|Not Married||859||83,190||69.6||65.6 - 73.5|
|Not on Medicaid||1,153||112,605||40.7||37.2 - 44.2|
|On Medicaid||992||98,419||68.6||64.9 - 72.3|
*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.