Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,594 101,923 47.0 44.4 - 49.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,032 63,698 60.0 56.2 - 63.8
Non-Hispanic Black 527 12,132 38.8 32.0 - 45.7
Non-Hispanic Other 335 8,010 31.1 24.5 - 37.6
Hispanic 700 18,082 33.8 28.9 - 38.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 427 1,433 16.2 8.9 - 23.4
20-24 years old 407 14,910 35.4 29.3 - 41.4
25-34 years old 1,220 60,535 51.0 47.4 - 54.5
35 years old or more 540 25,045 53.4 48.0 - 58.9
Education
Less than high school 609 6,974 18.8 13.7 - 23.9
High school graduate 600 15,676 30.7 25.5 - 36.0
More than high school 1,377 79,018 61.6 58.4 - 64.8
Marital Status
Married 1,354 67,055 51.9 48.6 - 55.1
Not Married 1,240 34,868 39.9 35.6 - 44.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,300 70,124 59.1 55.7 - 62.6
On Medicaid 1,293 31,799 32.5 28.7 - 36.2

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.