Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,956 36,278 16.5 14.4 - 18.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,164 23,014 21.3 18.1 - 24.5
Non-Hispanic Black 598 5,861 18.3 11.5 - 25.2
Non-Hispanic Other 372 2,297 8.0 4.5 - 11.6
Hispanic 822 5,106 9.8 6.9 - 12.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 630 3,423 26.6 16.6 - 36.6
20-24 years old 427 9,874 23.6 18.0 - 29.3
25-34 years old 1,290 16,068 13.9 11.3 - 16.4
35 years old or more 609 6,914 13.9 9.9 - 17.9
Education
Less than high school 746 7,334 16.7 11.6 - 21.9
High school graduate 643 8,940 19.5 14.6 - 24.4
More than high school 1,557 20,003 15.4 12.9 - 17.9
Marital Status
Married 1,480 13,463 10.5 8.4 - 12.5
Not Married 1,476 22,814 24.8 21.0 - 28.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,431 15,840 13.4 10.9 - 15.8
On Medicaid 1,525 20,437 20.0 16.7 - 23.4

Note: NYC data are not available prior to 2012

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.