Mother received postpartum checkup

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,010 85,281 91.6 89.5 - 93.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 259 23,558 96.9 94.3 - 99.6
Non-Hispanic Black 244 16,493 88.9 83.5 - 94.2
Non-Hispanic Other 174 15,026 89.9 84.3 - 95.4
Hispanic 333 30,204 90.2 86.2 - 94.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 47 4,778 95.4 89.3 - 100
20-24 years old 203 16,689 86.1 80.0 - 92.2
25-34 years old 529 45,268 92.8 90.0 - 95.5
35 years old or more 231 18,546 93.2 89.0 - 97.4
Education
Less than high school 218 20,086 91.4 86.9 - 95.9
High school graduate 245 21,198 90.1 85.3 - 94.8
More than high school 544 43,975 93.1 90.4 - 95.8
Marital Status
Married 548 46,933 93.5 90.9 - 96.1
Not Married 462 38,348 89.4 85.8 - 92.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 450 36,435 93.5 90.6 - 96.4
On Medicaid 560 48,846 90.3 87.2 - 93.4

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.