Prenatal care received from doctor's office or HMO clinic

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 979 81,040 89.5 87.1 - 91.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 258 23,573 96.3 93.3 - 99.2
Non-Hispanic Black 240 14,968 81.1 74.3 - 87.9
Non-Hispanic Other 160 13,514 88.3 81.9 - 94.7
Hispanic 321 28,984 89.7 85.7 - 93.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 44 3,687 81.5 67.9 - 95.1
20-24 years old 203 16,533 82.9 76.5 - 89.2
25-34 years old 509 42,823 91.3 88.2 - 94.4
35 years old or more 223 17,997 93.7 89.4 - 98.0
Education
Less than high school 208 18,340 86.6 81.0 - 92.2
High school graduate 237 20,373 88.7 83.8 - 93.7
More than high school 531 41,968 91.1 87.9 - 94.2
Marital Status
Married 534 45,721 93.5 90.8 - 96.1
Not Married 445 35,319 84.8 80.6 - 89.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 438 36,968 97.1 95.1 - 99.0
On Medicaid 541 44,071 84.0 80.1 - 87.8

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

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.