Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,401 58,183 51.8 48.5 - 55.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 357 21,579 73.0 67.6 - 78.4
Non-Hispanic Black 343 8,527 33.6 26.8 - 40.3
Non-Hispanic Other 235 11,313 61.7 54.0 - 69.4
Hispanic 466 16,764 42.8 37.3 - 48.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 84 1,733 19.7 7.8 - 31.6
20-24 years old 227 7,190 37.8 30.3 - 45.3
25-34 years old 763 33,733 55.1 50.8 - 59.4
35 years old or more 327 15,528 66.4 59.8 - 72.9
Education
Less than high school 342 12,177 45.3 38.5 - 52.0
High school graduate 299 10,951 42.7 35.8 - 49.6
More than high school 757 34,931 58.5 54.0 - 62.9
Marital Status
Married 766 40,274 65.5 61.4 - 69.7
Not Married 635 17,909 35.1 30.4 - 39.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 603 31,572 69.0 64.3 - 73.7
On Medicaid 793 26,466 40.0 35.8 - 44.2

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.