Counseling on postpartum birth control use

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 952 91,025 91.6 89.3 - 93.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 657 62,810 92.1 89.5 - 94.7
Non-Hispanic Black 86 7,479 88.0 77.8 - 98.3
Non-Hispanic Other 88 7,816 88.8 80.6 - 96.9
Hispanic 121 12,920 93.0 87.3 - 98.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 51 6,646 92.2 83.7 - 100
20-24 years old 163 16,585 91.4 85.4 - 97.4
25-34 years old 546 52,359 93.9 91.3 - 96.5
35 years old or more 192 15,435 84.4 77.8 - 91.1
Education
Less than high school 134 15,753 93.9 88.6 - 99.3
High school graduate 174 16,579 88.9 82.8 - 94.9
More than high school 640 58,418 91.7 89.0 - 94.5
Marital Status
Married 608 55,790 90.4 87.4 - 93.4
Not Married 344 35,234 93.5 90.1 - 96.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 625 57,091 90.4 87.4 - 93.4
On Medicaid 327 33,934 93.7 90.3 - 97.1

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

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

"

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.