Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2003

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,223 66,237 55.1 51.5 - 58.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 928 55,124 60.3 56.3 - 64.3
Non-Hispanic Black 132 2,330 19.7 10.3 - 29.1
Non-Hispanic Other 57 3,369 58.9 42.2 - 75.7
Hispanic 106 5,414 48.2 35.9 - 60.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 1,786 19.0 7.3 - 30.7
20-24 years old 212 8,196 36.4 28.2 - 44.7
25-34 years old 660 40,997 64.3 59.6 - 68.9
35 years old or more 273 15,259 62.2 54.7 - 69.6
Education
Less than high school 167 6,898 37.2 27.4 - 46.9
High school graduate 327 15,815 48.6 41.3 - 55.8
More than high school 710 42,634 63.7 59.4 - 68.1
Marital Status
Married 866 55,967 67.3 63.3 - 71.2
Not Married 357 10,270 27.7 21.6 - 33.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 858 53,696 65.3 61.2 - 69.3
On Medicaid 365 12,541 33.0 26.6 - 39.4

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.