Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,341 84,475 47.5 44.6 - 50.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 936 34,694 40.4 36.3 - 44.4
Non-Hispanic Black 443 14,876 57.3 49.2 - 65.5
Non-Hispanic Other 287 10,730 50.7 43.0 - 58.5
Hispanic 675 24,176 53.9 48.3 - 59.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 445 6,229 62.7 51.5 - 73.9
20-24 years old 332 18,771 58.5 51.8 - 65.3
25-34 years old 1,066 42,726 44.6 40.7 - 48.5
35 years old or more 498 16,749 41.7 35.8 - 47.5
Education
Less than high school 514 18,896 60.4 53.4 - 67.4
High school graduate 480 20,792 60.0 53.5 - 66.5
More than high school 1,342 44,776 40.2 36.8 - 43.7
Marital Status
Married 1,248 45,276 43.1 39.6 - 46.7
Not Married 1,093 39,199 53.7 49.0 - 58.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,199 40,573 40.6 36.9 - 44.2
On Medicaid 1,142 43,902 56.4 52.0 - 60.7

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.