Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,009 41,367 46.1 42.1 - 50.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 383 18,020 45.4 39.2 - 51.5
Non-Hispanic Black 255 7,792 42.1 33.2 - 51.1
Non-Hispanic Other 80 2,685 41.7 26.9 - 56.5
Hispanic 291 12,870 51.2 44.0 - 58.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 116 5,217 48.0 35.3 - 60.8
20-24 years old 255 10,813 48.0 40.0 - 56.0
25-34 years old 468 18,798 45.7 40.0 - 51.5
35 years old or more 170 6,538 42.7 33.3 - 52.1
Education
Less than high school 221 8,316 40.0 31.5 - 48.6
High school graduate 320 11,099 40.8 33.7 - 47.9
More than high school 457 21,468 52.5 46.7 - 58.3
Marital Status
Married 436 18,430 43.2 37.5 - 48.9
Not Married 573 22,936 48.7 43.1 - 54.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 407 19,244 51.5 45.3 - 57.6
On Medicaid 602 22,122 42.2 37.0 - 47.4

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.