Diagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy*

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 1,194 8,230 7.8 5.5 - 10.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 646 4,897 7.0 4.3 - 9.6
Non-Hispanic Black 225 1,277 11.2 1.9 - 20.6
Non-Hispanic Other 95 1,055 14.3 4.0 - 24.6
Hispanic 228 1,001 6.1 1.0 - 11.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 360 286 5.5 0.0 - 11.7
20-24 years old 164 523 2.4 0.0 - 5.3
25-34 years old 475 5,267 9.3 5.9 - 12.6
35 years old or more 195 2,154 10.1 4.1 - 16.1
Education
Less than high school 317 1,370 8.6 2.2 - 15.1
High school graduate 284 2,048 8.0 3.1 - 12.9
More than high school 589 4,812 7.6 4.7 - 10.4
Marital Status
Married 544 4,940 7.9 5.0 - 10.8
Not Married 650 3,290 7.6 3.8 - 11.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 589 5,576 9.2 5.9 - 12.4
On Medicaid 605 2,654 6.0 2.7 - 9.2

*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.