Prenatal care received from doctor's office or HMO clinic

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,090 94,465 83.5 80.6 - 86.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 758 73,451 92.2 89.8 - 94.6
Non-Hispanic Black 105 6,447 65.8 51.4 - 80.2
Non-Hispanic Other 74 5,774 80.3 68.4 - 92.1
Hispanic 153 8,794 53.6 43.5 - 63.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 51 2,833 51.9 33.9 - 70.0
20-24 years old 198 13,975 69.3 60.7 - 77.9
25-34 years old 613 57,895 88.8 85.5 - 92.2
35 years old or more 228 19,763 88.7 83.5 - 94.0
Education
Less than high school 136 8,106 51.8 40.8 - 62.7
High school graduate 232 19,593 79.0 72.1 - 85.8
More than high school 715 66,305 91.9 89.3 - 94.5
Marital Status
Married 719 68,434 91.1 88.4 - 93.8
Not Married 371 26,032 68.6 62.2 - 75.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 688 68,684 95.7 93.7 - 97.7
On Medicaid 402 25,781 62.5 56.1 - 68.8

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.