Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,250 65,335 69.7 66.6 - 72.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 385 22,596 70.6 65.3 - 75.8
Non-Hispanic Black 259 12,766 68.7 61.6 - 75.8
Non-Hispanic Other 206 10,809 70.1 62.4 - 77.7
Hispanic 400 19,164 69.1 63.7 - 74.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 58 2,040 53.0 37.0 - 69.1
20-24 years old 222 12,162 66.1 58.7 - 73.5
25-34 years old 640 35,009 71.4 67.2 - 75.6
35 years old or more 330 16,124 71.7 65.8 - 77.7
Education
Less than high school 225 11,790 69.4 62.2 - 76.6
High school graduate 257 11,768 60.3 52.8 - 67.9
More than high school 768 41,777 72.9 69.2 - 76.6
Marital Status
Married 738 38,668 69.5 65.5 - 73.5
Not Married 512 26,667 69.9 65.1 - 74.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 647 35,593 72.3 68.2 - 76.4
On Medicaid 603 29,742 66.8 62.2 - 71.4

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.