Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,143 66,272 67.3 64.0 - 70.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 301 16,775 62.5 56.0 - 69.1
Non-Hispanic Black 250 13,462 69.4 62.3 - 76.6
Non-Hispanic Other 177 9,570 65.1 56.4 - 73.8
Hispanic 415 26,464 70.4 65.2 - 75.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 64 4,544 71.0 58.3 - 83.7
20-24 years old 213 13,743 67.0 59.5 - 74.5
25-34 years old 600 34,483 67.1 62.5 - 71.6
35 years old or more 266 13,503 67.0 59.9 - 74.1
Education
Less than high school 212 14,161 66.1 58.6 - 73.7
High school graduate 266 15,279 62.2 55.3 - 69.1
More than high school 664 36,816 70.1 65.9 - 74.4
Marital Status
Married 629 35,739 65.1 60.6 - 69.6
Not Married 514 30,533 70.1 65.3 - 74.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 597 34,969 69.7 65.2 - 74.2
On Medicaid 546 31,304 64.8 59.9 - 69.6

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.