Diagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,384 12,868 11.0 8.9 - 13.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 355 2,006 6.5 3.4 - 9.6
Non-Hispanic Black 322 2,268 9.4 5.1 - 13.7
Non-Hispanic Other 227 4,185 21.1 14.5 - 27.7
Hispanic 480 4,409 10.4 7.0 - 13.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 74 16 0.2 0.0 - 0.7
20-24 years old 263 1,052 4.3 1.3 - 7.3
25-34 years old 724 8,247 13.4 10.2 - 16.5
35 years old or more 323 3,553 15.1 9.9 - 20.3
Education
Less than high school 281 4,538 16.7 11.3 - 22.2
High school graduate 340 3,562 11.6 7.6 - 15.6
More than high school 760 4,769 8.1 5.6 - 10.5
Marital Status
Married 754 7,474 11.6 8.8 - 14.4
Not Married 630 5,394 10.2 7.1 - 13.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 695 7,261 12.6 9.4 - 15.7
On Medicaid 689 5,607 9.5 6.7 - 12.2

*Women who were told by a health care worker that they had gestational diabetes during most recent pregnancy

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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.