Discussed family medical history before pregnancy*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,612 79,033 36.2 33.7 - 38.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,043 39,790 37.2 33.5 - 40.9
Non-Hispanic Black 530 11,253 36.1 29.5 - 42.7
Non-Hispanic Other 336 8,684 33.1 26.5 - 39.7
Hispanic 703 19,306 35.9 31.0 - 40.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 430 2,663 30.4 20.0 - 40.8
20-24 years old 409 11,747 27.7 22.1 - 33.3
25-34 years old 1,227 46,148 38.7 35.3 - 42.1
35 years old or more 546 18,475 38.7 33.4 - 44.0
Education
Less than high school 613 12,667 33.8 27.8 - 39.7
High school graduate 603 15,689 30.7 25.4 - 35.9
More than high school 1,388 50,622 39.2 35.9 - 42.4
Marital Status
Married 1,363 49,411 38.0 34.8 - 41.2
Not Married 1,249 29,622 33.6 29.5 - 37.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,311 46,979 39.4 36.0 - 42.8
On Medicaid 1,300 32,055 32.4 28.7 - 36.1

*Women were asked about the 12 months before pregnancy.

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.