Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,438 121,502 55.1 52.6 - 57.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,096 66,282 61.8 58.2 - 65.4
Non-Hispanic Black 429 12,917 40.0 33.4 - 46.6
Non-Hispanic Other 340 16,689 57.4 50.7 - 64.1
Hispanic 573 25,615 49.5 44.3 - 54.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 120 3,743 26.7 16.5 - 36.9
20-24 years old 418 17,329 41.6 35.7 - 47.5
25-34 years old 1,346 71,481 59.6 56.3 - 63.0
35 years old or more 554 28,950 64.6 59.4 - 69.8
Education
Less than high school 426 17,031 39.8 33.8 - 45.8
High school graduate 502 22,176 48.4 42.7 - 54.0
More than high school 1,503 82,132 62.7 59.6 - 65.8
Marital Status
Married 1,471 89,906 68.4 65.4 - 71.4
Not Married 967 31,596 35.5 31.6 - 39.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,282 76,465 66.9 63.6 - 70.2
On Medicaid 1,156 45,038 42.5 38.8 - 46.1

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.