Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 495 3,685 10.0 6.8 - 13.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 187 1,617 11.1 5.6 - 16.6
Non-Hispanic Black 99 378 6.0 0.9 - 11.1
Non-Hispanic Other 74 902 16.1 5.5 - 26.7
Hispanic 135 788 7.5 2.3 - 12.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 13 ** ** **
20-24 years old 83 12 0.2 0.0 - 0.5
25-34 years old 260 2,854 14.5 9.1 - 19.9
35 years old or more 139 803 8.8 3.6 - 14.0
Education
Less than high school 81 341 5.5 0.0 - 11.8
High school graduate 142 1,048 9.2 2.9 - 15.6
More than high school 269 2,280 11.8 7.4 - 16.3
Marital Status
Married 350 3,087 11.7 7.6 - 15.8
Not Married 145 598 5.7 1.3 - 10.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 257 2,171 12.0 7.4 - 16.6
On Medicaid 238 1,514 8.0 3.5 - 12.5

*Women were asked if they received fertility treatments that may include fertility-enhancing drugs or
assisted reproductive technology.

**There were fewer than 30 respondents in this category. Data may be unreliable for describing this
category, therefore estimates are not presented.

This report excludes respondents who were not trying to get pregnant and those using birth control to prevent pregnancy.

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.