Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,578 118,089 49.9 47.4 - 52.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,153 65,834 57.4 53.8 - 61.0
Non-Hispanic Black 514 12,543 29.8 24.1 - 35.5
Non-Hispanic Other 251 13,326 59.8 51.9 - 67.8
Hispanic 660 26,386 45.8 41.0 - 50.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 170 4,846 24.9 15.8 - 33.9
20-24 years old 512 18,986 37.9 32.6 - 43.3
25-34 years old 1,343 68,464 55.5 52.1 - 58.9
35 years old or more 553 25,794 58.9 53.5 - 64.4
Education
Less than high school 453 16,896 36.5 30.7 - 42.4
High school graduate 672 28,044 43.7 38.7 - 48.6
More than high school 1,442 72,560 57.9 54.7 - 61.2
Marital Status
Married 1,497 85,983 64.7 61.6 - 67.7
Not Married 1,081 32,106 31.0 27.3 - 34.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,356 75,584 61.9 58.6 - 65.3
On Medicaid 1,221 42,505 37.1 33.6 - 40.7

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.