Multivitamin* use before pregnancy
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report
New York State excluding New York City, 2009
|Maternal Characteristics||Respondents||Estimated Population Affected||Prevalence (%)||95% C.I.|
|Total||1,005||113,720||54.6||50.7 - 58.5|
|Non-Hispanic White||693||79,490||49.9||45.2 - 54.6|
|Non-Hispanic Black||102||10,209||70.1||57.4 - 82.8|
|Non-Hispanic Other||66||5,487||43.0||26.5 - 59.5|
|Hispanic||144||18,534||69.6||60.1 - 79.1|
|Less than 20 years old||78||9,961||82.4||71.1 - 93.8|
|20-24 years old||158||21,216||74.6||66.3 - 82.9|
|25-34 years old||569||63,993||46.5||41.3 - 51.7|
|35 years old or more||200||18,550||44.7||35.3 - 54.1|
|Less than high school||157||18,998||71.4||61.9 - 80.8|
|High school graduate||201||25,263||71.1||62.8 - 79.3|
|More than high school||638||68,894||43.9||39.1 - 48.8|
|Married||640||71,582||42.4||37.6 - 47.2|
|Not Married||365||42,138||75.3||69.4 - 81.1|
|Not on Medicaid||628||69,663||43.4||38.5 - 48.3|
|On Medicaid||377||44,057||72.3||66.3 - 78.2|
*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.