Women who were using birth control when they became pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 630 21,458 44.2 37.9 - 50.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 282 11,829 40.8 32.8 - 48.7
Non-Hispanic Black 165 4,655 58.7 41.6 - 75.7
Non-Hispanic Other 45 764 32.5 8.9 - 56.2
Hispanic 138 4,209 45.6 30.8 - 60.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 264 2,067 60.1 43.7 - 76.5
20-24 years old 105 6,500 47.2 34.5 - 59.8
25-34 years old 188 9,907 41.8 32.8 - 50.9
35 years old or more 73 2,984 39.1 23.2 - 55.0
Education
Less than high school 218 4,712 47.3 32.9 - 61.7
High school graduate 174 6,120 47.7 35.0 - 60.5
More than high school 235 10,614 41.3 32.8 - 49.7
Marital Status
Married 182 8,314 39.2 30.3 - 48.1
Not Married 448 13,144 48.1 39.3 - 57.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 225 8,650 41.7 32.3 - 51.1
On Medicaid 405 12,808 46.1 37.5 - 54.7

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.