Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,920 125,491 69.3 66.8 - 71.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 815 61,783 71.2 67.5 - 74.8
Non-Hispanic Black 334 18,653 66.5 59.9 - 73.1
Non-Hispanic Other 247 11,980 64.1 56.5 - 71.7
Hispanic 524 33,076 69.5 64.7 - 74.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 111 8,041 65.6 53.5 - 77.7
20-24 years old 326 24,320 72.2 66.3 - 78.1
25-34 years old 1,061 67,221 68.1 64.8 - 71.5
35 years old or more 422 25,909 70.9 65.6 - 76.2
Education
Less than high school 347 22,109 67.0 60.6 - 73.4
High school graduate 388 25,030 67.3 61.7 - 72.9
More than high school 1,181 78,352 70.9 67.8 - 74.0
Marital Status
Married 1,157 72,194 67.2 63.9 - 70.5
Not Married 763 53,297 72.3 68.4 - 76.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,046 68,950 70.0 66.6 - 73.4
On Medicaid 874 56,541 68.4 64.6 - 72.2

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.