Counseling on postpartum birth control use*

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 1,054 87,760 91.1 88.6 - 93.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 597 60,593 91.5 88.6 - 94.3
Non-Hispanic Black 187 9,247 90.6 81.7 - 99.4
Non-Hispanic Other 82 5,768 95.1 87.6 - 100
Hispanic 188 12,152 87.7 79.7 - 95.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 300 3,860 87.7 75.6 - 99.7
20-24 years old 142 17,550 94.7 89.9 - 99.5
25-34 years old 435 48,990 92.0 88.7 - 95.3
35 years old or more 177 17,361 86.0 79.7 - 92.4
Education
Less than high school 263 11,072 84.1 75.0 - 93.3
High school graduate 235 20,435 93.4 88.7 - 98.2
More than high school 552 55,992 91.7 88.7 - 94.6
Marital Status
Married 500 53,502 91.3 88.3 - 94.3
Not Married 554 34,258 90.8 86.4 - 95.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 546 54,080 92.8 90.0 - 95.7
On Medicaid 508 33,680 88.4 83.8 - 92.9

*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.