Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,832 91,631 52.1 49.2 - 55.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,027 63,989 59.6 55.9 - 63.4
Non-Hispanic Black 318 6,613 28.4 21.6 - 35.3
Non-Hispanic Other 130 5,668 53.5 42.0 - 65.0
Hispanic 357 15,360 44.1 37.3 - 50.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 120 3,569 28.3 18.0 - 38.5
20-24 years old 324 10,905 31.9 25.5 - 38.3
25-34 years old 992 53,375 57.1 53.2 - 61.0
35 years old or more 396 23,782 66.5 60.4 - 72.6
Education
Less than high school 309 11,912 36.1 28.9 - 43.3
High school graduate 482 18,456 38.5 33.0 - 44.0
More than high school 1,033 59,742 64.0 60.3 - 67.7
Marital Status
Married 1,126 71,060 65.5 62.0 - 69.0
Not Married 706 20,570 30.5 25.9 - 35.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,068 64,788 64.6 60.9 - 68.2
On Medicaid 764 26,842 35.5 31.1 - 40.0

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.