Discussed family medical history before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,464 44,766 40.8 36.7 - 45.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 739 28,895 39.7 34.9 - 44.5
Non-Hispanic Black 276 5,111 48.3 31.0 - 65.7
Non-Hispanic Other 109 2,526 31.9 17.1 - 46.8
Hispanic 340 8,234 44.8 34.6 - 54.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 561 2,601 31.1 17.8 - 44.4
20-24 years old 159 6,551 33.8 23.8 - 43.9
25-34 years old 525 24,042 41.2 35.6 - 46.8
35 years old or more 219 11,572 49.2 39.9 - 58.4
Education
Less than high school 433 7,037 34.5 24.1 - 44.8
High school graduate 319 7,438 34.1 24.8 - 43.4
More than high school 703 30,033 45.0 39.9 - 50.2
Marital Status
Married 622 26,576 42.1 36.9 - 47.4
Not Married 842 18,189 39.1 32.4 - 45.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 686 27,611 43.9 38.6 - 49.3
On Medicaid 778 17,155 36.7 30.2 - 43.2

*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.