Hospital gave mother breast pump

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,157 34,724 34.8 31.5 - 38.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 305 8,574 31.8 25.6 - 38.0
Non-Hispanic Black 254 8,084 40.4 32.7 - 48.1
Non-Hispanic Other 179 4,470 30.1 22.0 - 38.2
Hispanic 419 13,594 35.9 30.3 - 41.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 64 3,052 47.7 33.2 - 62.2
20-24 years old 218 7,445 35.2 27.7 - 42.7
25-34 years old 605 17,074 33.0 28.4 - 37.5
35 years old or more 270 7,154 35.0 27.9 - 42.2
Education
Less than high school 214 8,276 38.5 30.7 - 46.3
High school graduate 268 7,511 30.1 23.7 - 36.6
More than high school 674 18,920 35.5 31.0 - 40.0
Marital Status
Married 638 17,256 31.0 26.7 - 35.3
Not Married 519 17,467 39.6 34.4 - 44.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 604 18,477 36.5 31.7 - 41.2
On Medicaid 553 16,247 33.1 28.4 - 37.9

This report excludes respondents who never breastfed their baby and respondents whose baby was not born in the hospital

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.