Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,103 56,923 49.1 45.3 - 52.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 765 40,459 51.4 46.9 - 55.9
Non-Hispanic Black 107 3,514 29.1 16.4 - 41.7
Non-Hispanic Other 71 3,496 55.7 40.6 - 70.7
Hispanic 160 9,454 50.2 40.3 - 60.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 75 2,687 24.3 10.6 - 38.0
20-24 years old 196 6,966 32.4 24.0 - 40.7
25-34 years old 604 35,169 57.1 52.0 - 62.1
35 years old or more 228 12,101 55.7 47.3 - 64.2
Education
Less than high school 167 7,083 33.8 24.3 - 43.3
High school graduate 232 9,051 34.9 26.9 - 42.9
More than high school 697 40,585 59.0 54.4 - 63.7
Marital Status
Married 713 43,736 63.6 59.1 - 68.2
Not Married 390 13,187 27.9 22.1 - 33.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 705 42,686 60.6 55.9 - 65.3
On Medicaid 398 14,237 31.3 25.3 - 37.3

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.