Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 724 60,373 71.3 67.3 - 75.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 495 43,679 74.9 70.4 - 79.5
Non-Hispanic Black 57 3,806 65.7 48.7 - 82.7
Non-Hispanic Other 58 3,710 73.7 59.7 - 87.8
Hispanic 114 9,178 59.2 47.9 - 70.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 41 3,314 72.6 54.0 - 91.1
20-24 years old 112 10,561 69.5 59.1 - 79.9
25-34 years old 426 38,873 75.3 70.5 - 80.2
35 years old or more 145 7,625 57.5 46.6 - 68.3
Education
Less than high school 91 6,404 62.2 48.7 - 75.7
High school graduate 125 12,262 73.0 63.3 - 82.7
More than high school 502 41,494 72.7 68.1 - 77.4
Marital Status
Married 493 39,892 70.6 65.7 - 75.5
Not Married 231 20,480 72.8 65.5 - 80.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 492 40,553 73.0 68.3 - 77.7
On Medicaid 232 19,820 68.2 60.5 - 75.8

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.