Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,188 101,307 52.2 49.6 - 54.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,084 65,055 61.6 58.0 - 65.2
Non-Hispanic Black 396 9,034 31.6 25.1 - 38.0
Non-Hispanic Other 183 7,766 53.9 44.1 - 63.6
Hispanic 525 19,453 42.9 37.6 - 48.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 150 2,512 18.3 9.8 - 26.9
20-24 years old 417 14,825 39.3 33.3 - 45.3
25-34 years old 1,137 58,797 57.9 54.3 - 61.5
35 years old or more 484 25,174 61.3 55.7 - 66.9
Education
Less than high school 367 11,568 35.0 28.7 - 41.4
High school graduate 580 23,400 45.3 40.0 - 50.6
More than high school 1,224 65,778 61.0 57.6 - 64.4
Marital Status
Married 1,345 79,286 64.3 61.1 - 67.6
Not Married 843 22,021 31.1 27.0 - 35.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,196 66,896 63.2 59.7 - 66.6
On Medicaid 992 34,411 39.1 35.1 - 43.0

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.