Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,101 59,898 51.3 47.5 - 55.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 805 47,688 56.4 52.1 - 60.7
Non-Hispanic Black 111 1,731 17.8 7.3 - 28.3
Non-Hispanic Other 51 2,421 53.1 34.9 - 71.3
Hispanic 134 8,057 45.0 34.4 - 55.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 77 550 6.3 0.0 - 12.6
20-24 years old 204 10,094 40.6 31.9 - 49.3
25-34 years old 584 35,056 58.9 53.8 - 64.0
35 years old or more 236 14,198 60.3 52.6 - 68.1
Education
Less than high school 163 9,186 40.7 30.7 - 50.7
High school graduate 243 10,510 40.2 32.4 - 48.0
More than high school 684 39,706 59.5 54.9 - 64.1
Marital Status
Married 722 49,437 65.7 61.4 - 70.1
Not Married 379 10,461 25.2 19.3 - 31.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 713 46,670 64.3 59.8 - 68.7
On Medicaid 388 13,228 30.0 23.9 - 36.1

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.