Prenatal care received from doctor's office or HMO clinic

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,418 104,656 90.1 88.1 - 92.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 383 33,563 93.9 90.9 - 96.9
Non-Hispanic Black 387 23,468 83.3 78.0 - 88.6
Non-Hispanic Other 168 14,282 96.0 92.4 - 99.7
Hispanic 480 33,343 89.3 85.9 - 92.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 91 6,425 78.4 67.8 - 88.9
20-24 years old 296 23,334 87.9 83.0 - 92.7
25-34 years old 715 54,807 91.5 88.9 - 94.1
35 years old or more 316 20,091 93.5 89.9 - 97.1
Education
Less than high school 274 19,732 81.3 75.2 - 87.3
High school graduate 420 33,689 91.4 88.0 - 94.9
More than high school 720 50,834 93.5 91.3 - 95.7
Marital Status
Married 765 60,100 95.5 93.7 - 97.4
Not Married 653 44,556 83.8 80.0 - 87.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 685 53,170 95.6 93.6 - 97.5
On Medicaid 732 51,375 85.1 81.7 - 88.5

This report excludes respondents who did not go for prenatal care.

Note: NYC data are not available prior to 2004 and after 2008

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.