Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 755 60,647 70.9 67.0 - 74.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 514 45,184 73.7 69.2 - 78.2
Non-Hispanic Black 62 4,094 60.6 44.8 - 76.3
Non-Hispanic Other 59 2,345 57.4 39.3 - 75.6
Hispanic 120 9,024 67.1 56.8 - 77.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 43 3,405 65.8 46.7 - 84.9
20-24 years old 129 12,888 75.7 66.7 - 84.7
25-34 years old 442 32,628 68.1 62.9 - 73.3
35 years old or more 141 11,726 75.7 67.3 - 84.1
Education
Less than high school 92 8,307 67.1 54.8 - 79.4
High school graduate 134 10,394 69.5 60.0 - 78.9
More than high school 528 41,946 72.4 67.9 - 76.9
Marital Status
Married 494 36,394 68.2 63.3 - 73.1
Not Married 261 24,253 75.3 68.9 - 81.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 493 39,286 71.4 66.7 - 76.2
On Medicaid 262 21,361 69.9 62.9 - 76.8

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.