Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,165 64,845 67.8 64.6 - 71.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 301 16,598 65.0 58.8 - 71.2
Non-Hispanic Black 272 14,559 68.4 61.3 - 75.5
Non-Hispanic Other 188 9,635 65.9 57.7 - 74.2
Hispanic 404 24,052 70.4 65.1 - 75.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 68 4,636 65.5 49.9 - 81.1
20-24 years old 197 11,433 68.6 61.1 - 76.2
25-34 years old 619 34,593 68.1 63.8 - 72.5
35 years old or more 281 14,183 67.3 60.7 - 74.0
Education
Less than high school 255 13,802 67.0 59.9 - 74.1
High school graduate 254 14,637 65.9 58.9 - 72.8
More than high school 653 36,406 69.2 64.9 - 73.5
Marital Status
Married 663 35,800 66.2 61.9 - 70.5
Not Married 502 29,044 70.0 65.0 - 74.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 553 29,665 68.2 63.4 - 72.9
On Medicaid 612 35,180 67.6 63.1 - 72.0

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.