Alcohol use before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,216 58,423 54.3 50.1 - 58.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 657 45,534 63.7 58.8 - 68.6
Non-Hispanic Black 230 4,155 36.5 22.8 - 50.2
Non-Hispanic Other 96 2,931 39.7 25.0 - 54.5
Hispanic 233 5,803 33.3 23.2 - 43.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 368 812 15.4 7.9 - 22.8
20-24 years old 169 10,433 46.5 36.7 - 56.2
25-34 years old 482 34,978 60.0 54.4 - 65.6
35 years old or more 197 12,200 56.4 47.4 - 65.4
Education
Less than high school 328 4,173 24.7 15.3 - 34.1
High school graduate 284 9,417 36.0 27.5 - 44.6
More than high school 599 44,593 69.2 64.4 - 74.1
Marital Status
Married 552 38,566 60.3 55.2 - 65.4
Not Married 664 19,857 45.4 38.5 - 52.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 596 39,202 63.4 58.2 - 68.6
On Medicaid 620 19,222 42.0 35.4 - 48.5

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.