Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,139 12,111 12.1 9.8 - 14.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 684 8,555 13.4 10.3 - 16.4
Non-Hispanic Black 131 451 5.0 1.2 - 8.7
Non-Hispanic Other 101 927 12.0 4.1 - 19.8
Hispanic 223 2,178 11.3 6.0 - 16.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 29 ** ** **
20-24 years old 157 211 1.4 0.0 - 3.8
25-34 years old 651 7,076 12.1 9.1 - 15.2
35 years old or more 302 4,787 19.4 13.7 - 25.1
Education
Less than high school 138 1,212 10.2 3.4 - 17.1
High school graduate 249 2,212 9.6 4.9 - 14.3
More than high school 746 8,496 13.1 10.2 - 16.0
Marital Status
Married 888 10,414 13.3 10.6 - 16.1
Not Married 251 1,697 7.7 3.5 - 11.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 762 9,828 14.9 11.8 - 18.0
On Medicaid 377 2,283 6.7 3.5 - 9.8

*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.