Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 778 66,058 78.3 74.8 - 81.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 520 45,070 81.0 77.0 - 84.9
Non-Hispanic Black 65 5,878 78.8 66.0 - 91.6
Non-Hispanic Other 83 6,999 84.2 75.4 - 92.9
Hispanic 110 8,110 62.6 51.3 - 74.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 40 4,901 83.7 71.0 - 96.4
20-24 years old 121 11,655 82.0 73.9 - 90.0
25-34 years old 453 36,854 76.9 72.2 - 81.7
35 years old or more 164 12,648 77.0 69.3 - 84.7
Education
Less than high school 92 8,707 74.7 63.5 - 85.9
High school graduate 125 11,348 73.2 63.9 - 82.5
More than high school 560 45,767 80.3 76.5 - 84.1
Marital Status
Married 526 42,376 77.4 73.1 - 81.7
Not Married 252 23,682 79.9 73.9 - 85.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 519 41,926 78.3 74.1 - 82.5
On Medicaid 259 24,132 78.2 72.1 - 84.4

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.