Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,376 12,316 11.3 9.3 - 13.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 375 7,258 21.0 16.3 - 25.7
Non-Hispanic Black 296 1,386 7.0 3.2 - 10.8
Non-Hispanic Other 239 830 4.5 1.4 - 7.6
Hispanic 466 2,842 7.9 4.8 - 10.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 436 12.2 0.0 - 24.8
20-24 years old 238 813 4.1 1.1 - 7.1
25-34 years old 736 6,590 10.9 8.2 - 13.6
35 years old or more 343 4,477 17.7 12.6 - 22.7
Education
Less than high school 281 1,235 6.1 2.5 - 9.7
High school graduate 315 1,993 8.0 4.3 - 11.7
More than high school 777 9,073 14.2 11.3 - 17.2
Marital Status
Married 801 8,604 13.2 10.4 - 16.0
Not Married 575 3,712 8.5 5.7 - 11.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 703 9,872 17.4 14.0 - 20.8
On Medicaid 672 2,445 4.7 2.7 - 6.6

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.