Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York City, 2009
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,369||55,418||47.8||44.5 - 51.1|
|Non-Hispanic White||355||20,228||65.9||60.0 - 71.9|
|Non-Hispanic Black||317||10,575||44.3||37.1 - 51.5|
|Non-Hispanic Other||226||10,383||52.3||44.3 - 60.3|
|Hispanic||471||14,231||34.3||29.1 - 39.6|
|Less than 20 years old||75||2,682||36.8||23.6 - 50.1|
|20-24 years old||260||8,642||36.0||28.9 - 43.2|
|25-34 years old||717||30,867||50.1||45.5 - 54.6|
|35 years old or more||317||13,227||57.6||50.5 - 64.8|
|Less than high school||268||8,902||34.1||27.2 - 41.1|
|High school graduate||338||13,896||46.0||39.5 - 52.5|
|More than high school||760||32,418||54.6||50.1 - 59.1|
|Married||746||35,823||56.1||51.7 - 60.5|
|Not Married||623||19,595||37.7||32.8 - 42.5|
|Not on Medicaid||691||31,798||55.4||50.8 - 60.0|
|On Medicaid||678||23,620||40.4||35.8 - 45.0|
*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.