Live births resulting from an unintended* pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2000-2011

Live births resulting from an unintended* pregnancy

Year2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
New York State
Percent 38.1 34.6 36.8 36.7 32.1 39.6 34.4 35.2
95% C.I. 35.2-41.0 32.1-37.2 34.4-39.2 34.2-39.2 29.6-34.6 37.0-42.2 32.0-36.9 32.8-37.7
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 38.4 33.8 34.7 36.3 35.8 32.8 37.7 37.4 29.6 38.9 33.0 34.7
95% C.I. 34.9-42.0 30.4-37.2 31.2-38.2 32.7-39.8 32.1-39.5 29.3-36.2 33.9-41.5 33.6-41.2 26.2-33.1 34.9-42.8 29.3-36.8 31.0-38.5
New York City
Percent 42.7 37.4 35.9 36.0 35.1 40.3 35.8 35.7
95% C.I. 38.3-47.2 33.7-41.2 32.9-39.0 32.8-39.2 31.4-38.8 37.0-43.6 32.6-39.0 32.6-38.9

*Unintended pregnancies are defined as pregnancies that at the time of conception, are either mistimed
(the woman did not want to be pregnant until later) or unwanted (the woman did not want to be
pregnant at any time).

Note:NYC data are not avaiable prior to 2004

Detailed definition of indicator