Checked/ treated for high blood pressure before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,410 20,406 9.1 7.7 - 10.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,049 7,040 6.4 4.6 - 8.2
Non-Hispanic Black 440 5,897 16.6 11.9 - 21.3
Non-Hispanic Other 305 2,332 10.1 6.0 - 14.3
Hispanic 616 5,137 9.1 6.4 - 11.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 146 2,052 12.8 5.2 - 20.3
20-24 years old 410 3,929 9.5 6.0 - 13.0
25-34 years old 1,336 9,736 7.8 6.1 - 9.5
35 years old or more 518 4,690 11.1 7.8 - 14.4
Education
Less than high school 475 5,451 12.5 8.6 - 16.3
High school graduate 519 4,906 9.7 6.7 - 12.6
More than high school 1,411 10,050 7.7 6.0 - 9.5
Marital Status
Married 1,399 9,837 7.7 6.0 - 9.4
Not Married 1,011 10,570 10.9 8.5 - 13.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,282 8,873 7.4 5.7 - 9.2
On Medicaid 1,127 11,534 10.9 8.7 - 13.1

*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.