Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,186 40,111 43.9 39.8 - 48.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 361 13,628 36.9 30.2 - 43.5
Non-Hispanic Black 348 10,599 52.9 43.9 - 61.9
Non-Hispanic Other 130 3,447 38.7 27.3 - 50.1
Hispanic 347 12,437 48.9 41.3 - 56.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 295 2,921 61.8 48.2 - 75.4
20-24 years old 237 10,713 44.4 35.9 - 52.9
25-34 years old 462 20,074 43.3 37.5 - 49.0
35 years old or more 192 6,404 39.8 30.2 - 49.4
Education
Less than high school 343 8,835 49.5 40.0 - 59.1
High school graduate 327 10,033 39.5 31.6 - 47.5
More than high school 511 21,217 44.1 38.5 - 49.7
Marital Status
Married 430 14,823 36.0 30.3 - 41.7
Not Married 756 25,288 50.4 44.6 - 56.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 440 15,278 40.8 34.5 - 47.1
On Medicaid 745 24,833 46.2 40.7 - 51.7

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.