Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,144 68,683 75.0 72.0 - 77.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 318 20,177 68.5 62.7 - 74.2
Non-Hispanic Black 247 12,933 76.9 70.6 - 83.1
Non-Hispanic Other 195 11,146 75.1 67.8 - 82.3
Hispanic 384 24,427 80.1 75.5 - 84.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 41 1,352 72.1 53.2 - 90.9
20-24 years old 188 11,781 74.3 67.1 - 81.5
25-34 years old 627 39,112 75.5 71.6 - 79.4
35 years old or more 288 16,438 74.3 68.4 - 80.2
Education
Less than high school 211 12,028 77.4 70.8 - 84.0
High school graduate 259 14,360 70.0 63.4 - 76.7
More than high school 674 42,295 76.1 72.4 - 79.8
Marital Status
Married 676 38,775 70.6 66.6 - 74.7
Not Married 468 29,908 81.4 77.4 - 85.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 610 37,364 75.1 71.1 - 79.0
On Medicaid 533 31,197 74.7 70.3 - 79.1

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.