Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,032 40,391 41.7 37.8 - 45.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 372 15,121 37.7 31.6 - 43.8
Non-Hispanic Black 251 8,245 44.0 35.2 - 52.9
Non-Hispanic Other 126 4,238 34.8 24.6 - 45.1
Hispanic 283 12,788 49.5 42.2 - 56.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 89 6,019 59.9 46.5 - 73.3
20-24 years old 243 9,330 38.3 30.6 - 46.0
25-34 years old 512 19,650 41.7 36.4 - 47.1
35 years old or more 188 5,393 35.0 26.0 - 44.0
Education
Less than high school 235 9,897 39.0 30.9 - 47.0
High school graduate 251 9,362 40.7 32.9 - 48.6
More than high school 541 21,110 44.0 38.7 - 49.3
Marital Status
Married 435 15,315 37.0 31.4 - 42.6
Not Married 597 25,077 45.2 39.9 - 50.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 398 14,089 37.8 31.8 - 43.9
On Medicaid 634 26,302 44.1 39.1 - 49.1

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.