Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 732 62,569 72.8 68.8 - 76.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 501 40,414 68.0 63.0 - 73.0
Non-Hispanic Black 58 4,392 75.6 59.5 - 91.7
Non-Hispanic Other 59 4,300 85.2 73.6 - 96.9
Hispanic 114 13,463 85.7 77.9 - 93.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 40 3,847 84.6 69.8 - 99.4
20-24 years old 114 11,173 73.3 63.2 - 83.4
25-34 years old 428 38,167 73.4 68.4 - 78.5
35 years old or more 150 9,383 65.9 55.8 - 76.0
Education
Less than high school 92 9,232 89.5 81.1 - 97.9
High school graduate 127 13,791 78.9 70.0 - 87.8
More than high school 507 39,276 68.1 63.1 - 73.0
Marital Status
Married 500 41,172 71.4 66.6 - 76.2
Not Married 232 21,397 75.5 68.2 - 82.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 498 38,434 68.1 63.1 - 73.2
On Medicaid 234 24,135 81.6 75.4 - 87.8

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

Note: 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.