Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 745 7,667 12.8 9.8 - 15.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 278 3,738 15.0 10.2 - 19.7
Non-Hispanic Black 134 831 9.2 2.5 - 15.9
Non-Hispanic Other 115 2,259 23.6 12.9 - 34.3
Hispanic 218 839 5.1 1.7 - 8.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 22 ** ** **
20-24 years old 132 385 3.3 0.0 - 7.0
25-34 years old 396 3,755 11.5 7.5 - 15.6
35 years old or more 195 3,527 26.0 18.1 - 34.0
Education
Less than high school 112 504 5.1 0.2 - 10.0
High school graduate 201 1,869 9.9 4.3 - 15.5
More than high school 430 5,101 16.5 12.2 - 20.8
Marital Status
Married 513 6,572 15.8 11.8 - 19.8
Not Married 232 1,094 5.9 2.2 - 9.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 406 5,221 16.3 11.9 - 20.7
On Medicaid 339 2,446 8.8 4.7 - 12.8

*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.