Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 588 6,943 11.6 8.5 - 14.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 468 5,495 11.5 8.1 - 14.9
Non-Hispanic Black 30 73 4.2 0.0 - 8.7
Non-Hispanic Other 28 ** ** **
Hispanic 62 553 6.9 0.0 - 13.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 14 ** ** **
20-24 years old 77 329 3.3 0.0 - 8.6
25-34 years old 351 3,584 10.3 6.5 - 14.0
35 years old or more 146 3,015 21.2 13.1 - 29.3
Education
Less than high school 63 193 2.1 0.0 - 5.8
High school graduate 105 1,551 14.3 6.0 - 22.7
More than high school 416 4,876 12.4 8.7 - 16.2
Marital Status
Married 484 6,272 12.7 9.2 - 16.3
Not Married 104 671 6.4 0.8 - 12.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 466 6,817 14.7 10.8 - 18.6
On Medicaid 122 125 0.9 0.3 - 1.6

*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.