Prenatal care counseling about HIV testing during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,334 92,795 82.9 80.3 - 85.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 342 18,874 65.1 58.9 - 71.3
Non-Hispanic Black 307 21,244 93.6 90.2 - 97.1
Non-Hispanic Other 216 14,124 74.3 67.1 - 81.5
Hispanic 469 38,553 93.3 90.7 - 96.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 72 6,763 97.7 93.5 - 100
20-24 years old 251 19,659 86.0 80.7 - 91.4
25-34 years old 703 47,980 80.5 76.8 - 84.1
35 years old or more 308 18,393 81.4 75.9 - 86.9
Education
Less than high school 263 22,922 91.9 87.9 - 95.9
High school graduate 319 23,505 82.8 77.7 - 88.0
More than high school 749 46,149 79.0 75.3 - 82.6
Marital Status
Married 719 44,250 72.8 68.7 - 76.8
Not Married 615 48,545 94.8 92.7 - 96.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 628 38,195 73.5 69.2 - 77.8
On Medicaid 705 54,584 91.0 88.3 - 93.6

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.