Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,170 67,033 71.0 67.9 - 74.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 336 19,470 66.1 60.2 - 72.0
Non-Hispanic Black 264 12,771 70.9 63.8 - 77.9
Non-Hispanic Other 198 10,595 67.3 59.4 - 75.2
Hispanic 372 24,197 77.5 72.7 - 82.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 48 3,833 84.7 72.6 - 96.7
20-24 years old 199 11,934 67.7 60.1 - 75.3
25-34 years old 642 37,091 71.6 67.4 - 75.7
35 years old or more 281 14,175 69.2 62.7 - 75.7
Education
Less than high school 205 13,636 76.3 69.5 - 83.0
High school graduate 236 13,173 67.8 60.7 - 74.9
More than high school 728 40,224 70.4 66.4 - 74.4
Marital Status
Married 715 39,327 68.1 64.0 - 72.2
Not Married 455 27,706 75.5 70.8 - 80.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 579 31,949 71.2 66.8 - 75.6
On Medicaid 591 35,083 70.8 66.4 - 75.1

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.