Counseling on postpartum birth control use

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 915 95,342 93.1 91.0 - 95.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 638 67,691 92.4 89.7 - 95.0
Non-Hispanic Black 90 8,483 94.1 86.7 - 100
Non-Hispanic Other 62 4,702 92.5 84.0 - 100
Hispanic 125 14,467 96.4 92.4 - 100
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 69 7,807 97.1 92.0 - 100
20-24 years old 138 17,620 97.4 93.9 - 100
25-34 years old 528 54,906 92.4 89.5 - 95.3
35 years old or more 180 15,009 89.1 82.7 - 95.6
Education
Less than high school 135 13,456 86.9 78.9 - 94.9
High school graduate 180 20,877 92.2 87.2 - 97.1
More than high school 592 60,657 94.9 92.7 - 97.1
Marital Status
Married 589 60,723 93.0 90.3 - 95.6
Not Married 326 34,619 93.4 89.8 - 97.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 605 60,359 92.2 89.4 - 94.9
On Medicaid 310 34,984 94.8 91.4 - 98.1

*This question was not asked in NYC during 2009-2011

This report excludes respondents who did not go for prenatal care.

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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.