Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,918 119,681 55.0 52.3 - 57.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,155 69,618 64.9 61.2 - 68.6
Non-Hispanic Black 589 8,763 28.0 21.4 - 34.6
Non-Hispanic Other 363 17,012 60.6 53.7 - 67.6
Hispanic 811 24,288 47.5 42.3 - 52.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 622 2,488 19.4 9.8 - 29.1
20-24 years old 425 16,500 40.1 34.1 - 46.1
25-34 years old 1,280 69,799 60.6 57.0 - 64.2
35 years old or more 591 30,894 63.6 58.0 - 69.2
Education
Less than high school 732 18,287 43.1 36.8 - 49.4
High school graduate 631 21,101 47.1 41.2 - 53.0
More than high school 1,546 79,607 61.3 58.0 - 64.6
Marital Status
Married 1,452 87,980 69.7 66.5 - 72.9
Not Married 1,466 31,701 34.7 30.6 - 38.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,413 76,938 65.7 62.2 - 69.2
On Medicaid 1,505 42,743 42.5 38.6 - 46.4

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.