Hospital gave mother breast pump

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,072 65,411 36.9 34.2 - 39.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 825 27,408 31.9 28.0 - 35.9
Non-Hispanic Black 399 12,051 47.6 39.9 - 55.4
Non-Hispanic Other 266 8,654 41.6 33.8 - 49.3
Hispanic 582 17,297 38.2 32.9 - 43.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 298 2,329 39.0 25.4 - 52.6
20-24 years old 316 13,466 41.2 34.2 - 48.2
25-34 years old 1,017 35,498 35.7 32.1 - 39.3
35 years old or more 441 14,118 36.1 30.4 - 41.8
Education
Less than high school 429 11,828 44.0 36.7 - 51.4
High school graduate 465 15,243 37.9 31.8 - 44.0
More than high school 1,174 38,334 34.9 31.5 - 38.3
Marital Status
Married 1,132 36,186 33.7 30.4 - 37.0
Not Married 940 29,225 41.8 37.1 - 46.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,103 35,750 35.5 32.0 - 39.0
On Medicaid 968 29,661 38.8 34.5 - 43.2

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

Note: NYS (excluding NYC) data are not available prior to 2009.

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.