Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 997 55,996 49.8 45.8 - 53.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 683 41,067 52.9 48.2 - 57.7
Non-Hispanic Black 101 2,325 22.3 10.8 - 33.7
Non-Hispanic Other 65 3,676 67.2 51.4 - 82.9
Hispanic 148 8,928 47.3 36.9 - 57.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 1,724 18.0 6.5 - 29.5
20-24 years old 158 3,630 17.1 9.8 - 24.3
25-34 years old 563 39,658 62.5 57.4 - 67.6
35 years old or more 198 10,984 60.8 51.5 - 70.2
Education
Less than high school 161 7,236 37.3 27.3 - 47.3
High school graduate 196 8,980 36.8 27.9 - 45.7
More than high school 633 39,743 58.2 53.4 - 63.1
Marital Status
Married 634 46,145 65.2 60.5 - 69.9
Not Married 363 9,851 23.7 17.8 - 29.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 622 40,900 59.1 54.2 - 64.0
On Medicaid 375 15,096 35.0 28.5 - 41.4

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.