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||115,847||49.4||45.7 - 53.1|
|Non-Hispanic White||774||81,336||42.1||37.9 - 46.4|
|Non-Hispanic Black||112||10,482||67.4||54.3 - 80.6|
|Non-Hispanic Other||74||7,192||52.7||38.4 - 67.1|
|Hispanic||159||16,837||72.0||63.2 - 80.8|
|Less than 20 years old||52||5,480||76.3||60.9 - 91.7|
|20-24 years old||210||20,970||70.2||61.9 - 78.5|
|25-34 years old||624||66,075||46.8||41.9 - 51.7|
|35 years old or more||233||23,323||31.8||24.4 - 39.1|
|Less than high school||143||16,157||75.0||65.8 - 84.3|
|High school graduate||239||25,301||61.7||53.8 - 69.7|
|More than high school||729||73,887||39.6||35.2 - 43.9|
|Married||733||76,817||37.6||33.3 - 41.9|
|Not Married||386||39,030||72.6||66.7 - 78.5|
|Not on Medicaid||698||72,929||37.4||33.1 - 41.8|
|On Medicaid||421||42,918||69.7||64.0 - 75.5|
*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.