Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 756 6,251 10.4 7.8 - 12.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 279 2,144 8.8 5.4 - 12.3
Non-Hispanic Black 142 696 6.9 2.0 - 11.8
Non-Hispanic Other 117 1,879 19.8 10.8 - 28.8
Hispanic 218 1,532 9.3 4.8 - 13.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 29 ** ** **
20-24 years old 118 345 3.1 0.0 - 6.6
25-34 years old 406 3,703 10.9 7.3 - 14.5
35 years old or more 203 2,203 16.9 10.8 - 23.0
Education
Less than high school 114 559 5.4 0.0 - 11.2
High school graduate 197 1,957 12.3 7.0 - 17.6
More than high school 443 3,709 11.0 7.7 - 14.2
Marital Status
Married 530 5,434 12.9 9.6 - 16.3
Not Married 226 818 4.5 1.5 - 7.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 433 3,661 11.2 7.8 - 14.5
On Medicaid 322 2,590 9.4 5.6 - 13.2

*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.