Checked for diabetes before pregnancy*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,606 49,201 22.6 20.5 - 24.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,042 19,878 18.6 15.7 - 21.6
Non-Hispanic Black 528 7,235 23.4 17.8 - 29.1
Non-Hispanic Other 336 6,924 26.3 20.2 - 32.3
Hispanic 700 15,163 28.4 23.9 - 33.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 426 2,121 25.0 14.7 - 35.2
20-24 years old 406 7,842 18.6 13.9 - 23.4
25-34 years old 1,226 27,094 22.8 19.9 - 25.7
35 years old or more 548 12,143 25.4 20.9 - 30.0
Education
Less than high school 609 10,239 27.7 22.1 - 33.2
High school graduate 602 10,499 20.7 16.2 - 25.2
More than high school 1,387 28,423 22.0 19.3 - 24.7
Marital Status
Married 1,362 28,505 21.9 19.3 - 24.6
Not Married 1,244 20,696 23.7 20.1 - 27.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,307 27,264 23.0 20.1 - 25.9
On Medicaid 1,298 21,937 22.3 19.1 - 25.5

*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.