Smoking before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,382 8,129 7.4 5.8 - 9.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 375 3,181 9.2 5.9 - 12.4
Non-Hispanic Black 298 1,567 7.9 3.9 - 11.9
Non-Hispanic Other 240 1,220 6.6 2.6 - 10.6
Hispanic 469 2,161 6.0 3.3 - 8.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 359 10.0 0.0 - 21.7
20-24 years old 237 1,039 5.3 1.8 - 8.9
25-34 years old 742 4,295 7.1 4.9 - 9.2
35 years old or more 344 2,436 9.6 5.8 - 13.5
Education
Less than high school 283 799 3.9 1.4 - 6.4
High school graduate 317 2,183 8.7 4.8 - 12.7
More than high school 779 5,147 8.1 5.8 - 10.3
Marital Status
Married 804 3,810 5.8 3.9 - 7.7
Not Married 578 4,320 9.9 6.8 - 12.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 704 4,439 7.8 5.5 - 10.2
On Medicaid 677 3,690 7.0 4.7 - 9.4

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.