Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,067 45,964 45.4 41.6 - 49.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 363 16,718 41.2 34.8 - 47.5
Non-Hispanic Black 272 10,612 46.4 38.3 - 54.4
Non-Hispanic Other 109 3,322 42.8 30.6 - 55.0
Hispanic 323 15,311 51.2 44.2 - 58.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 109 5,904 50.2 37.1 - 63.4
20-24 years old 248 9,955 40.8 32.8 - 48.8
25-34 years old 539 23,203 45.0 39.8 - 50.3
35 years old or more 171 6,902 51.2 41.3 - 61.1
Education
Less than high school 258 9,791 41.4 32.9 - 49.8
High school graduate 294 12,642 43.7 36.5 - 50.9
More than high school 513 23,531 48.5 43.1 - 54.0
Marital Status
Married 420 17,467 44.0 38.1 - 49.9
Not Married 647 28,496 46.4 41.2 - 51.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 366 14,582 42.6 36.1 - 49.1
On Medicaid 697 31,381 47.1 42.3 - 52.0

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.