Alcohol use during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,592 20,516 9.5 8.0 - 11.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,032 13,362 12.6 10.2 - 15.0
Non-Hispanic Black 525 1,915 6.1 2.9 - 9.4
Non-Hispanic Other 336 1,696 6.6 3.0 - 10.1
Hispanic 699 3,544 6.6 4.2 - 9.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 427 475 5.4 0.0 - 10.7
20-24 years old 407 1,079 2.5 0.8 - 4.3
25-34 years old 1,218 11,050 9.3 7.3 - 11.3
35 years old or more 540 7,912 16.9 12.8 - 20.9
Education
Less than high school 609 1,570 4.2 1.7 - 6.8
High school graduate 598 2,428 4.8 2.6 - 6.9
More than high school 1,377 16,269 12.7 10.5 - 14.9
Marital Status
Married 1,354 15,451 12.0 9.8 - 14.1
Not Married 1,238 5,065 5.8 3.9 - 7.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,300 16,142 13.6 11.3 - 15.9
On Medicaid 1,291 4,374 4.5 2.8 - 6.1

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.