Mother received fertility treatments* for most recent pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 622 7,345 11.4 8.4 - 14.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 477 5,707 11.2 8.0 - 14.5
Non-Hispanic Black 27 ** ** **
Non-Hispanic Other 49 508 11.3 0.2 - 22.5
Hispanic 69 482 6.8 0.0 - 13.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 16 ** ** **
20-24 years old 84 273 3.1 0.0 - 7.6
25-34 years old 376 4,676 11.8 7.8 - 15.7
35 years old or more 146 2,371 16.4 9.2 - 23.6
Education
Less than high school 55 325 5.9 0.0 - 13.0
High school graduate 106 1,192 10.1 3.4 - 16.8
More than high school 453 5,798 12.4 8.7 - 16.0
Marital Status
Married 504 6,434 12.3 8.9 - 15.7
Not Married 118 910 7.5 1.3 - 13.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 466 6,815 13.9 10.1 - 17.6
On Medicaid 156 530 3.4 0.2 - 6.7

*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.