Diagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,503 14,952 13.3 11.2 - 15.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 425 2,217 6.2 3.6 - 8.8
Non-Hispanic Black 328 2,119 9.7 5.4 - 14.0
Non-Hispanic Other 267 6,430 30.3 23.4 - 37.1
Hispanic 483 4,186 12.6 8.9 - 16.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 72 246 5.2 0.0 - 11.1
20-24 years old 272 2,233 9.9 5.7 - 14.1
25-34 years old 769 8,270 14.1 11.1 - 17.2
35 years old or more 390 4,203 16.0 11.2 - 20.8
Education
Less than high school 315 4,275 18.3 12.9 - 23.6
High school graduate 323 3,456 14.3 9.5 - 19.1
More than high school 864 6,991 10.9 8.3 - 13.4
Marital Status
Married 855 8,510 12.9 10.1 - 15.7
Not Married 648 6,442 13.9 10.5 - 17.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 756 5,380 9.5 7.0 - 12.1
On Medicaid 747 9,572 17.2 13.8 - 20.7

*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.