Baby stayed in same room at hospital

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 933 69,201 80.6 77.1 - 84.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 507 46,779 83.0 78.9 - 87.0
Non-Hispanic Black 154 6,060 70.8 56.4 - 85.2
Non-Hispanic Other 73 5,346 87.5 77.2 - 97.8
Hispanic 199 11,016 74.5 64.6 - 84.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 259 3,134 76.2 61.7 - 90.8
20-24 years old 131 13,917 80.8 72.2 - 89.3
25-34 years old 388 39,334 83.3 78.8 - 87.8
35 years old or more 155 12,816 74.2 65.4 - 82.9
Education
Less than high school 222 9,514 81.3 71.8 - 90.7
High school graduate 206 15,007 77.7 69.2 - 86.1
More than high school 501 44,439 81.5 77.2 - 85.8
Marital Status
Married 459 42,553 81.1 76.8 - 85.5
Not Married 474 26,648 79.9 73.8 - 86.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 494 42,435 82.8 78.6 - 87.1
On Medicaid 439 26,766 77.3 71.2 - 83.5

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.