Discussed family medical history before pregnancy*

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,225 39,512 36.5 32.5 - 40.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 662 26,822 37.2 32.4 - 42.1
Non-Hispanic Black 229 3,250 29.4 16.8 - 41.9
Non-Hispanic Other 97 2,897 38.3 24.0 - 52.7
Hispanic 237 6,543 37.0 26.8 - 47.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 372 1,593 29.9 16.6 - 43.3
20-24 years old 169 6,589 29.1 20.3 - 37.8
25-34 years old 484 23,174 39.8 34.3 - 45.3
35 years old or more 200 8,155 37.0 28.3 - 45.6
Education
Less than high school 333 5,698 32.7 22.8 - 42.6
High school graduate 286 8,022 30.7 22.4 - 39.0
More than high school 601 25,781 40.0 34.9 - 45.0
Marital Status
Married 556 24,682 38.3 33.4 - 43.3
Not Married 669 14,829 33.8 27.2 - 40.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 603 24,175 38.8 33.7 - 44.0
On Medicaid 622 15,337 33.3 27.1 - 39.4

*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.