Counseling on postpartum birth control use

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,258 90,204 93.1 90.9 - 95.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 668 60,513 92.1 89.1 - 95.1
Non-Hispanic Black 214 8,436 98.7 97.7 - 99.8
Non-Hispanic Other 89 6,203 94.2 87.1 - 100
Hispanic 287 15,052 94.1 89.2 - 98.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 456 7,062 95.2 89.6 - 100
20-24 years old 133 15,552 93.7 87.6 - 99.8
25-34 years old 469 47,921 93.0 89.9 - 96.1
35 years old or more 200 19,670 92.3 87.7 - 96.9
Education
Less than high school 333 13,467 90.7 82.7 - 98.7
High school graduate 271 17,525 89.4 83.4 - 95.5
More than high school 646 58,515 94.8 92.6 - 97.0
Marital Status
Married 563 52,039 92.2 89.1 - 95.2
Not Married 695 38,165 94.5 91.2 - 97.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 629 54,429 94.1 91.6 - 96.6
On Medicaid 629 35,775 91.7 87.6 - 95.8

*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.