Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,081 66,651 56.3 52.5 - 60.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 844 54,737 59.8 55.6 - 64.0
Non-Hispanic Black 95 2,778 32.1 19.3 - 44.8
Non-Hispanic Other 53 2,347 47.8 29.0 - 66.6
Hispanic 89 6,789 51.6 38.1 - 65.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 67 2,257 26.8 13.5 - 40.0
20-24 years old 172 6,252 28.8 20.3 - 37.2
25-34 years old 596 40,439 63.9 59.0 - 68.9
35 years old or more 246 17,702 71.2 63.8 - 78.6
Education
Less than high school 144 6,761 35.3 24.9 - 45.8
High school graduate 259 12,740 41.7 34.2 - 49.1
More than high school 671 45,629 68.0 63.6 - 72.5
Marital Status
Married 747 55,344 70.2 66.0 - 74.3
Not Married 334 11,306 28.7 22.2 - 35.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 742 51,597 67.3 63.0 - 71.6
On Medicaid 339 15,054 36.2 29.5 - 42.9

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.