Baby used a pacifier in the hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2004-2013

Baby used a pacifier in the hospital
Year2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
New York State
Percent 43.3 43.0 41.1 46.8 42.5
95% C.I. 40.5-46.0 40.3-45.7 38.4-43.7 44.0-49.6 39.8-45.3
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 57.4 57.2 54.1 59.9 55.4
95% C.I. 52.9-61.9 52.8-61.5 49.7-58.5 55.2-64.5 50.7-60.0
New York City
Percent 27.9 27.5 31.4 31.0 32.6 31.0 30.2 29.3 35.1 30.5
95% C.I. 23.8-31.9 23.9-31.1 28.3-34.4 27.8-34.1 28.9-36.3 27.8-34.3 27.0-33.4 26.1-32.4 31.8-38.3 27.3-33.7

This report excludes respondents who never breastfed their baby and respondents whose baby was not born in the hospital.

Note: NYS (excluding NYC) data are not available prior to 2009.

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