Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,077 137,884 77.7 75.4 - 80.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 825 66,956 78.0 74.7 - 81.3
Non-Hispanic Black 401 18,992 74.8 68.4 - 81.2
Non-Hispanic Other 268 16,492 78.7 72.6 - 84.7
Hispanic 583 35,444 78.3 73.8 - 82.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 300 4,485 74.9 63.3 - 86.5
20-24 years old 319 25,698 77.7 72.1 - 83.3
25-34 years old 1,015 78,446 79.2 76.3 - 82.2
35 years old or more 443 29,255 74.2 69.2 - 79.3
Education
Less than high school 433 21,542 79.1 73.5 - 84.6
High school graduate 465 29,367 73.8 68.4 - 79.1
More than high school 1,175 86,734 78.7 75.9 - 81.6
Marital Status
Married 1,135 81,327 75.7 72.8 - 78.7
Not Married 942 56,557 80.7 77.1 - 84.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,104 79,799 79.0 76.1 - 81.9
On Medicaid 972 57,962 75.9 72.2 - 79.6

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.