Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State excluding New York City, 2008
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,119||58,610||50.6||46.9 - 54.3|
|Non-Hispanic White||774||47,087||57.9||53.6 - 62.1|
|Non-Hispanic Black||112||3,413||32.6||19.4 - 45.7|
|Non-Hispanic Other||74||3,401||47.3||32.9 - 61.6|
|Hispanic||159||4,710||28.0||19.2 - 36.8|
|Less than 20 years old||52||1,298||23.7||8.3 - 39.1|
|20-24 years old||210||6,243||29.8||21.5 - 38.1|
|25-34 years old||624||35,160||53.2||48.3 - 58.1|
|35 years old or more||233||15,910||68.2||60.9 - 75.6|
|Less than high school||143||4,035||25.0||15.7 - 34.2|
|High school graduate||239||9,682||38.3||30.3 - 46.2|
|More than high school||729||44,631||60.4||56.1 - 64.8|
|Married||733||47,903||62.4||58.1 - 66.7|
|Not Married||386||10,708||27.4||21.5 - 33.3|
|Not on Medicaid||724||45,905||61.1||56.7 - 65.5|
|On Medicaid||395||12,706||31.2||25.2 - 37.2|
*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.