Prenatal care counseling about HIV testing during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 976 76,515 84.9 82.1 - 87.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 256 17,746 73.5 67.0 - 80.1
Non-Hispanic Black 245 17,034 90.4 85.3 - 95.4
Non-Hispanic Other 157 11,799 77.5 69.3 - 85.8
Hispanic 318 29,936 93.8 90.8 - 96.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 45 4,487 99.4 98.2 - 100
20-24 years old 202 17,203 87.5 81.8 - 93.2
25-34 years old 504 38,090 82.2 78.0 - 86.4
35 years old or more 225 16,736 85.5 79.9 - 91.0
Education
Less than high school 197 18,458 92.6 88.1 - 97.0
High school graduate 237 20,584 89.8 85.0 - 94.6
More than high school 539 37,114 79.2 74.8 - 83.5
Marital Status
Married 530 38,686 79.5 75.3 - 83.8
Not Married 446 37,829 91.2 87.8 - 94.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 440 29,947 78.1 73.2 - 83.0
On Medicaid 536 46,569 90.0 86.9 - 93.1

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.