Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 776 47,080 55.9 51.5 - 60.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 517 28,917 52.1 46.9 - 57.4
Non-Hispanic Black 65 4,915 65.9 50.0 - 81.9
Non-Hispanic Other 83 5,270 63.4 49.7 - 77.0
Hispanic 111 7,978 61.6 49.8 - 73.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 40 3,355 57.3 38.9 - 75.6
20-24 years old 121 7,610 54.2 42.9 - 65.5
25-34 years old 451 25,873 54.2 48.5 - 60.0
35 years old or more 164 10,242 61.9 52.6 - 71.2
Education
Less than high school 93 7,556 64.7 51.7 - 77.7
High school graduate 125 9,214 59.4 48.8 - 70.0
More than high school 557 30,073 53.0 47.8 - 58.1
Marital Status
Married 525 30,475 55.7 50.4 - 60.9
Not Married 251 16,604 56.4 48.5 - 64.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 516 27,914 52.3 47.0 - 57.7
On Medicaid 260 19,166 62.1 54.6 - 69.6

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.