Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 436 19,603 40.7 34.7 - 46.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 277 12,566 39.9 32.7 - 47.1
Non-Hispanic Black 61 2,568 47.0 27.9 - 66.1
Non-Hispanic Other 40 1,743 34.6 16.9 - 52.4
Hispanic 58 2,726 43.9 26.7 - 61.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 45 3,460 57.4 39.4 - 75.5
20-24 years old 120 5,145 37.7 26.6 - 48.8
25-34 years old 195 8,194 40.2 31.3 - 49.2
35 years old or more 76 2,804 34.6 21.2 - 47.9
Education
Less than high school 102 4,588 34.2 22.3 - 46.2
High school graduate 106 4,212 40.6 27.9 - 53.3
More than high school 224 10,781 45.1 37.1 - 53.2
Marital Status
Married 183 6,839 32.4 24.2 - 40.5
Not Married 253 12,764 47.2 38.9 - 55.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 184 7,222 35.5 26.9 - 44.1
On Medicaid 252 12,381 44.5 36.4 - 52.6

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.