Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,092 37,745 44.9 40.1 - 49.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 551 19,634 36.3 30.9 - 41.7
Non-Hispanic Black 183 4,259 58.9 38.3 - 79.5
Non-Hispanic Other 81 3,480 60.6 43.9 - 77.3
Hispanic 277 10,372 60.9 50.5 - 71.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 388 4,085 66.9 52.1 - 81.7
20-24 years old 109 8,524 62.9 51.3 - 74.5
25-34 years old 425 18,066 38.7 32.4 - 44.9
35 years old or more 170 7,070 39.8 29.7 - 49.9
Education
Less than high school 288 8,908 64.0 52.0 - 76.0
High school graduate 223 9,444 62.3 51.1 - 73.4
More than high school 576 19,381 35.6 30.2 - 41.1
Marital Status
Married 509 18,434 37.5 31.8 - 43.2
Not Married 583 19,311 55.2 47.4 - 63.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 553 18,601 36.5 30.8 - 42.1
On Medicaid 539 19,144 57.9 50.1 - 65.7

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.