Infants placed on back to sleep

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 950 78,296 72.0 68.3 - 75.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 652 59,751 76.6 72.5 - 80.7
Non-Hispanic Black 90 5,108 52.0 38.5 - 65.5
Non-Hispanic Other 65 3,431 76.9 62.0 - 91.7
Hispanic 143 10,006 60.7 50.5 - 70.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 58 4,072 55.0 37.9 - 72.1
20-24 years old 161 13,809 66.0 56.7 - 75.2
25-34 years old 556 46,638 74.7 70.2 - 79.2
35 years old or more 175 13,778 76.4 68.7 - 84.2
Education
Less than high school 124 9,482 56.9 45.3 - 68.4
High school graduate 201 15,781 66.4 58.3 - 74.5
More than high school 624 52,731 77.5 73.4 - 81.5
Marital Status
Married 596 50,246 78.2 74.1 - 82.3
Not Married 354 28,049 62.9 56.5 - 69.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 575 49,911 78.3 74.1 - 82.4
On Medicaid 375 28,384 63.0 56.7 - 69.3

This report excludes respondents whose baby has died or is not living with them.

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.