Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,475 61,166 50.7 47.4 - 54.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 388 25,375 70.4 64.8 - 76.1
Non-Hispanic Black 407 9,029 30.1 24.0 - 36.3
Non-Hispanic Other 180 9,830 61.5 52.2 - 70.8
Hispanic 500 16,932 43.7 38.3 - 49.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 95 2,159 25.6 14.7 - 36.5
20-24 years old 316 12,020 42.1 35.2 - 49.1
25-34 years old 739 33,295 54.0 49.4 - 58.6
35 years old or more 325 13,692 62.0 55.1 - 68.9
Education
Less than high school 286 9,813 38.7 31.5 - 46.0
High school graduate 440 18,993 49.6 43.5 - 55.8
More than high school 745 31,976 56.6 52.1 - 61.0
Marital Status
Married 784 42,248 65.7 61.5 - 69.9
Not Married 691 18,918 33.5 28.9 - 38.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 651 32,898 63.8 59.2 - 68.4
On Medicaid 823 28,268 41.0 36.6 - 45.3

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.