Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,342 131,484 73.8 71.5 - 76.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 938 65,733 76.0 72.6 - 79.4
Non-Hispanic Black 442 18,283 70.8 63.8 - 77.8
Non-Hispanic Other 286 15,660 74.6 68.1 - 81.0
Hispanic 676 31,808 71.1 66.2 - 75.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 444 7,006 70.5 60.4 - 80.5
20-24 years old 331 24,126 75.5 70.1 - 80.9
25-34 years old 1,066 70,795 73.9 70.6 - 77.3
35 years old or more 501 29,557 73.2 68.1 - 78.3
Education
Less than high school 513 22,323 72.2 65.9 - 78.5
High school graduate 478 23,357 67.4 61.3 - 73.5
More than high school 1,346 85,166 76.2 73.3 - 79.0
Marital Status
Married 1,248 75,678 72.1 68.9 - 75.3
Not Married 1,094 55,806 76.3 72.7 - 80.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,201 75,374 75.1 72.0 - 78.2
On Medicaid 1,141 56,110 72.3 68.5 - 76.1

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.