Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,923 124,396 68.4 65.8 - 71.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 814 56,257 64.7 60.7 - 68.7
Non-Hispanic Black 335 19,469 69.4 62.7 - 76.0
Non-Hispanic Other 246 14,461 77.4 70.6 - 84.2
Hispanic 528 34,208 71.1 66.3 - 75.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 111 8,161 66.6 54.5 - 78.7
20-24 years old 329 22,711 66.8 60.4 - 73.3
25-34 years old 1,062 66,764 67.5 63.9 - 71.0
35 years old or more 421 26,760 73.1 67.7 - 78.5
Education
Less than high school 348 23,845 71.9 65.6 - 78.2
High school graduate 387 26,803 71.9 66.3 - 77.5
More than high school 1,184 73,429 66.2 62.8 - 69.6
Marital Status
Married 1,157 73,640 68.4 65.1 - 71.8
Not Married 766 50,756 68.4 64.1 - 72.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,047 68,204 69.1 65.6 - 72.6
On Medicaid 876 56,192 67.6 63.6 - 71.6

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.