Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,092 66,149 78.5 74.8 - 82.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 553 43,137 79.2 74.9 - 83.6
Non-Hispanic Black 183 5,517 76.3 59.4 - 93.2
Non-Hispanic Other 80 4,852 87.1 76.3 - 97.9
Hispanic 276 12,643 74.2 65.2 - 83.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 386 4,966 81.5 70.1 - 92.8
20-24 years old 109 11,964 88.3 81.2 - 95.3
25-34 years old 426 35,786 76.6 71.4 - 81.8
35 years old or more 171 13,433 75.0 66.3 - 83.7
Education
Less than high school 288 10,533 75.6 64.7 - 86.5
High school graduate 221 11,589 76.5 66.9 - 86.1
More than high school 578 43,388 79.5 75.3 - 83.8
Marital Status
Married 510 37,010 75.1 70.0 - 80.1
Not Married 582 29,138 83.3 77.9 - 88.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 554 39,781 77.7 73.1 - 82.3
On Medicaid 538 26,368 79.6 73.4 - 85.9

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.