Prenatal care counseling about HIV testing during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 978 63,225 85.4 82.5 - 88.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 266 14,988 68.0 60.9 - 75.0
Non-Hispanic Black 264 15,382 94.0 90.2 - 97.8
Non-Hispanic Other 106 6,397 82.6 73.0 - 92.3
Hispanic 342 26,458 94.9 92.0 - 97.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 68 4,747 95.7 89.2 - 100
20-24 years old 197 13,528 84.6 77.9 - 91.4
25-34 years old 489 32,396 86.5 82.6 - 90.3
35 years old or more 224 12,553 80.4 73.4 - 87.3
Education
Less than high school 184 13,953 94.9 90.5 - 99.2
High school graduate 316 20,538 84.5 78.9 - 90.1
More than high school 474 28,701 82.5 78.3 - 86.7
Marital Status
Married 536 32,374 77.3 72.7 - 81.8
Not Married 442 30,851 96.0 93.6 - 98.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 423 25,096 80.7 75.9 - 85.4
On Medicaid 555 38,129 88.8 85.3 - 92.4

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.