Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 439 22,830 46.8 40.7 - 52.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 273 14,874 45.5 38.0 - 52.9
Non-Hispanic Black 63 3,105 49.0 32.2 - 65.8
Non-Hispanic Other 26 ** ** **
Hispanic 77 4,408 50.4 36.1 - 64.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 45 2,364 47.9 27.4 - 68.4
20-24 years old 111 5,875 46.2 33.6 - 58.8
25-34 years old 215 10,989 44.7 36.4 - 53.0
35 years old or more 68 3,602 55.3 39.9 - 70.7
Education
Less than high school 79 4,077 39.5 25.0 - 54.0
High school graduate 131 6,194 43.5 32.5 - 54.5
More than high school 228 12,559 52.0 43.7 - 60.2
Marital Status
Married 180 9,091 47.8 38.6 - 57.0
Not Married 259 13,739 46.2 38.2 - 54.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 189 10,046 49.4 40.3 - 58.4
On Medicaid 250 12,784 45.0 36.8 - 53.2

**There were fewer than 30 respondents in this category. Data may be unreliable for describing this
category, therefore estimates are not presented.

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.