Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,176 64,309 55.2 51.5 - 58.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 813 50,060 60.6 56.4 - 64.7
Non-Hispanic Black 121 2,735 24.3 12.8 - 35.9
Non-Hispanic Other 66 2,329 41.6 25.6 - 57.5
Hispanic 176 9,185 53.8 44.4 - 63.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 1,660 19.1 7.3 - 31.0
20-24 years old 211 7,676 36.8 28.4 - 45.3
25-34 years old 629 38,973 62.6 57.9 - 67.4
35 years old or more 255 16,000 64.5 57.0 - 72.0
Education
Less than high school 175 5,941 33.5 24.3 - 42.8
High school graduate 248 11,843 46.1 38.2 - 54.1
More than high school 740 46,164 64.2 59.9 - 68.6
Marital Status
Married 793 52,430 66.1 62.0 - 70.2
Not Married 383 11,879 31.9 25.6 - 38.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 760 48,278 65.6 61.3 - 69.9
On Medicaid 416 16,031 37.3 31.3 - 43.4

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.