Checked/ treated for high blood pressure before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State by Region, 2009-2011

Checked/ treated for high blood pressure before pregnancy
Year2009 2010 2011
New York State
Percent 8.9 9.1 9.3
95% C.I. 7.5 -10.4 7.7 -10.5 7.8 -10.7
New York State excluding New York City
Percent 7.2 6.4 7.9
95% C.I. 5.2 -9.3 4.6 -8.3 5.8 -10.0
New York City
Percent 10.6 11.7 10.6
95% C.I. 8.6 -12.6 9.6 -13.8 8.6 -12.6

*Women were asked about the 12 months before pregnancy

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