Checked for diabetes before pregnancy*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,389 27,879 25.3 22.6 - 28.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 381 6,583 18.9 14.3 - 23.4
Non-Hispanic Black 302 5,080 25.2 18.8 - 31.6
Non-Hispanic Other 241 5,070 26.9 20.2 - 33.7
Hispanic 465 11,146 30.8 25.7 - 36.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 57 718 21.0 7.1 - 34.9
20-24 years old 240 4,042 20.5 14.3 - 26.7
25-34 years old 742 15,484 25.4 21.7 - 29.2
35 years old or more 350 7,635 29.4 23.5 - 35.3
Education
Less than high school 279 6,293 31.3 24.4 - 38.2
High school graduate 318 6,327 25.2 19.3 - 31.1
More than high school 789 15,229 23.5 20.0 - 27.1
Marital Status
Married 809 15,700 23.9 20.4 - 27.4
Not Married 580 12,178 27.5 22.9 - 32.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 708 14,727 25.8 22.0 - 29.7
On Medicaid 680 13,152 24.9 20.8 - 28.9

*Women were asked about the 12 months before pregnancy.

Note: This question was changed in 2012, therefore prevalence cannot be compared to 2011 or earlier.

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.