Discussed family medical history before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,975 82,690 37.2 34.7 - 39.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,167 42,237 38.9 35.3 - 42.6
Non-Hispanic Black 609 12,788 38.7 31.3 - 46.0
Non-Hispanic Other 377 8,145 28.2 21.9 - 34.5
Hispanic 822 19,520 37.6 32.7 - 42.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 631 3,453 26.6 17.0 - 36.1
20-24 years old 434 13,049 30.7 25.0 - 36.5
25-34 years old 1,297 45,270 38.8 35.3 - 42.2
35 years old or more 613 20,919 41.7 36.3 - 47.2
Education
Less than high school 749 14,975 34.2 28.2 - 40.1
High school graduate 644 14,668 31.7 26.2 - 37.2
More than high school 1,572 52,790 40.2 37.0 - 43.5
Marital Status
Married 1,481 49,621 38.5 35.3 - 41.8
Not Married 1,494 33,069 35.4 31.3 - 39.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,445 48,958 40.9 37.5 - 44.4
On Medicaid 1,530 33,732 32.8 29.1 - 36.6

*Women were asked about the 12 months before 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.