Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 580 6,678 11.8 8.5 - 15.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 430 4,666 11.6 8.0 - 15.1
Non-Hispanic Black 35 741 20.0 0.0 - 40.1
Non-Hispanic Other 44 94 2.5 0.5 - 4.4
Hispanic 71 1,178 13.2 3.6 - 22.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 13 ** ** **
20-24 years old 72 176 2.7 0.0 - 7.1
25-34 years old 359 3,847 10.8 6.8 - 14.7
35 years old or more 136 2,655 22.3 13.3 - 31.3
Education
Less than high school 55 409 5.9 0.0 - 13.4
High school graduate 90 799 8.6 0.1 - 17.1
More than high school 432 5,470 13.6 9.7 - 17.5
Marital Status
Married 471 5,700 13.1 9.4 - 16.8
Not Married 109 979 7.4 0.8 - 14.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 457 5,556 13.1 9.4 - 16.8
On Medicaid 123 1,123 7.9 1.3 - 14.4

*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.