Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,167 66,679 69.6 66.3 - 72.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 300 18,503 72.9 67.0 - 78.8
Non-Hispanic Black 273 13,608 63.9 56.1 - 71.6
Non-Hispanic Other 187 11,436 78.3 71.0 - 85.7
Hispanic 407 23,131 67.1 61.4 - 72.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 68 3,733 52.7 36.0 - 69.5
20-24 years old 199 11,061 65.3 57.2 - 73.3
25-34 years old 620 36,346 71.4 67.1 - 75.7
35 years old or more 280 15,539 74.6 68.2 - 81.1
Education
Less than high school 255 14,276 68.8 61.5 - 76.0
High school graduate 254 15,697 70.6 63.7 - 77.6
More than high school 655 36,687 69.7 65.3 - 74.1
Marital Status
Married 662 39,642 73.3 69.2 - 77.4
Not Married 505 27,037 64.8 59.4 - 70.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 555 31,546 72.3 67.6 - 77.0
On Medicaid 612 35,133 67.4 62.7 - 72.0

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.