WIC services during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 998 44,761 40.3 36.4 - 44.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 688 25,075 31.5 27.1 - 36.0
Non-Hispanic Black 95 5,811 57.5 44.5 - 70.6
Non-Hispanic Other 67 1,677 37.3 19.7 - 54.9
Hispanic 148 12,199 72.1 63.1 - 81.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 6,151 86.1 74.9 - 97.3
20-24 years old 178 14,503 67.6 58.8 - 76.4
25-34 years old 576 18,487 29.0 24.3 - 33.7
35 years old or more 185 5,621 30.1 21.6 - 38.5
Education
Less than high school 133 13,587 80.2 71.0 - 89.3
High school graduate 215 15,490 63.2 55.2 - 71.2
More than high school 648 15,665 22.6 18.5 - 26.7
Marital Status
Married 623 12,077 18.4 14.6 - 22.3
Not Married 375 32,685 71.8 66.0 - 77.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 600 8,239 12.6 9.1 - 16.2
On Medicaid 398 36,522 80.0 74.9 - 85.0

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.