Smoking during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,381 2,426 2.2 1.3 - 3.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 374 1,022 3.0 1.0 - 4.9
Non-Hispanic Black 299 650 3.3 0.6 - 5.9
Non-Hispanic Other 240 155 0.8 0.0 - 2.2
Hispanic 468 600 1.7 0.1 - 3.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 316 8.8 0.0 - 20.4
20-24 years old 237 267 1.4 0.0 - 3.3
25-34 years old 742 1,550 2.5 1.2 - 3.9
35 years old or more 343 293 1.2 0.0 - 2.4
Education
Less than high school 282 448 2.2 0.0 - 4.4
High school graduate 317 850 3.4 0.9 - 5.9
More than high school 779 1,114 1.7 0.6 - 2.9
Marital Status
Married 803 532 0.8 0.1 - 1.5
Not Married 578 1,894 4.3 2.2 - 6.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 703 927 1.6 0.5 - 2.8
On Medicaid 677 1,500 2.9 1.3 - 4.4

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.