Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,948 133,091 74.4 72.1 - 76.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 856 64,540 75.8 72.5 - 79.1
Non-Hispanic Black 329 18,649 73.2 66.9 - 79.5
Non-Hispanic Other 281 17,594 73.1 67.0 - 79.3
Hispanic 482 32,308 73.1 68.3 - 77.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 88 8,735 84.1 75.2 - 93.0
20-24 years old 320 23,589 74.1 68.5 - 79.7
25-34 years old 1,095 73,944 74.2 71.0 - 77.3
35 years old or more 445 26,823 72.7 67.7 - 77.7
Education
Less than high school 297 22,343 75.6 69.6 - 81.6
High school graduate 361 24,522 70.2 64.5 - 75.9
More than high school 1,288 85,991 75.4 72.6 - 78.1
Marital Status
Married 1,241 81,703 72.6 69.7 - 75.6
Not Married 707 51,388 77.4 73.7 - 81.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,098 73,875 75.1 72.0 - 78.1
On Medicaid 850 59,215 73.6 70.1 - 77.2

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.