Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,146 41,880 45.6 42.1 - 49.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 321 10,494 35.2 29.2 - 41.2
Non-Hispanic Black 247 8,141 48.5 40.3 - 56.8
Non-Hispanic Other 193 6,403 43.5 34.8 - 52.1
Hispanic 385 16,841 55.0 49.0 - 61.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 41 1,040 55.5 32.6 - 78.3
20-24 years old 187 9,111 58.0 49.5 - 66.5
25-34 years old 631 23,460 44.8 40.2 - 49.5
35 years old or more 287 8,268 37.5 30.7 - 44.4
Education
Less than high school 210 9,084 58.5 50.1 - 66.8
High school graduate 264 10,015 47.6 40.2 - 55.0
More than high school 672 22,781 41.2 36.7 - 45.6
Marital Status
Married 677 21,449 38.8 34.4 - 43.2
Not Married 469 20,430 55.7 50.1 - 61.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 611 20,842 41.8 37.1 - 46.5
On Medicaid 534 20,915 49.9 44.6 - 55.1

This report excludes respondents who never breastfed their baby and respondents whose baby was not born in the hospital.

Note: NYS (excluding 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.