Diagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,566 22,031 10.3 8.7 - 11.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,019 6,538 6.3 4.3 - 8.2
Non-Hispanic Black 520 3,621 11.6 7.0 - 16.2
Non-Hispanic Other 334 5,130 20.0 14.4 - 25.5
Hispanic 693 6,741 12.9 9.5 - 16.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 418 472 5.4 0.5 - 10.4
20-24 years old 398 3,098 7.5 4.4 - 10.6
25-34 years old 1,214 13,270 11.3 9.1 - 13.6
35 years old or more 536 5,190 11.1 7.5 - 14.7
Education
Less than high school 597 5,674 15.9 11.3 - 20.4
High school graduate 597 5,385 10.7 7.2 - 14.1
More than high school 1,365 10,971 8.6 6.7 - 10.5
Marital Status
Married 1,342 12,151 9.6 7.6 - 11.5
Not Married 1,224 9,879 11.4 8.7 - 14.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,292 10,019 8.6 6.5 - 10.6
On Medicaid 1,273 12,011 12.5 10.0 - 14.9

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

This report excludes respondents who did not go for prenatal care.

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.