Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 628 23,134 44.1 39.2 - 49.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 90 1,844 23.4 13.5 - 33.4
Non-Hispanic Black 209 7,508 45.4 36.3 - 54.4
Non-Hispanic Other 83 2,879 42.1 29.1 - 55.2
Hispanic 246 10,902 51.6 43.7 - 59.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 64 3,539 51.9 34.8 - 69.0
20-24 years old 137 4,080 34.9 25.3 - 44.5
25-34 years old 324 12,214 45.4 38.7 - 52.0
35 years old or more 103 3,300 47.4 34.7 - 60.0
Education
Less than high school 179 5,714 42.8 32.9 - 52.6
High school graduate 163 6,448 43.8 34.5 - 53.2
More than high school 285 10,972 45.1 37.9 - 52.3
Marital Status
Married 240 8,377 40.5 33.0 - 48.0
Not Married 388 14,757 46.5 40.0 - 53.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 177 4,536 32.6 23.8 - 41.5
On Medicaid 447 18,598 48.7 42.9 - 54.5

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.