Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,040 60,274 55.0 51.1 - 58.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 708 41,950 56.5 51.9 - 61.1
Non-Hispanic Black 98 3,434 36.6 22.5 - 50.8
Non-Hispanic Other 96 4,781 47.9 35.1 - 60.6
Hispanic 138 10,110 62.8 52.4 - 73.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 1,738 21.7 8.8 - 34.7
20-24 years old 183 7,464 35.4 26.5 - 44.3
25-34 years old 584 37,653 63.6 58.5 - 68.6
35 years old or more 214 13,419 62.8 54.5 - 71.0
Education
Less than high school 160 6,669 33.2 23.6 - 42.9
High school graduate 200 10,771 50.0 41.0 - 58.9
More than high school 675 42,817 63.4 58.8 - 68.0
Marital Status
Married 652 46,362 68.8 64.3 - 73.3
Not Married 388 13,912 32.9 26.7 - 39.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 632 43,446 67.5 62.9 - 72.2
On Medicaid 408 16,828 37.1 31.0 - 43.2

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.