Hospital gave mother gift pack with formula

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 927 37,719 44.3 39.6 - 49.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 505 23,019 41.3 35.7 - 46.9
Non-Hispanic Black 153 5,135 60.0 43.9 - 76.1
Non-Hispanic Other 71 2,201 36.2 20.3 - 52.1
Hispanic 198 7,364 49.8 38.2 - 61.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 257 2,332 56.9 38.9 - 74.9
20-24 years old 131 7,220 41.9 30.9 - 52.9
25-34 years old 384 19,108 40.9 34.7 - 47.1
35 years old or more 155 9,059 52.9 42.8 - 63.0
Education
Less than high school 222 6,926 59.1 46.3 - 72.0
High school graduate 204 10,173 52.7 42.1 - 63.3
More than high school 497 20,380 37.8 32.3 - 43.3
Marital Status
Married 458 20,672 39.5 34.0 - 45.1
Not Married 469 17,047 51.9 43.8 - 60.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 492 20,107 39.4 33.7 - 45.2
On Medicaid 435 17,612 51.5 43.8 - 59.3

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.