Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 644 8,426 13.3 10.2 - 16.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 497 6,937 14.0 10.4 - 17.7
Non-Hispanic Black 32 73 2.6 0.0 - 5.5
Non-Hispanic Other 27 ** ** **
Hispanic 88 1,390 15.7 6.2 - 25.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 16 ** ** **
20-24 years old 74 200 2.7 0.0 - 7.2
25-34 years old 391 4,222 11.0 7.3 - 14.6
35 years old or more 163 3,983 25.6 17.2 - 34.0
Education
Less than high school 57 872 15.2 2.9 - 27.5
High school graduate 107 1,164 10.0 3.1 - 16.8
More than high school 477 6,216 13.7 10.0 - 17.4
Marital Status
Married 538 7,328 14.2 10.6 - 17.7
Not Married 106 1,099 9.6 2.6 - 16.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 505 7,657 16.1 12.1 - 20.0
On Medicaid 139 769 5.0 0.6 - 9.3

*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.