Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,456 57,865 53.1 48.9 - 57.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 735 42,844 59.4 54.5 - 64.3
Non-Hispanic Black 276 2,081 19.6 6.2 - 33.0
Non-Hispanic Other 106 3,589 46.7 30.6 - 62.8
Hispanic 339 9,350 50.3 40.1 - 60.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 555 1,799 21.6 8.2 - 35.1
20-24 years old 159 6,904 36.0 26.2 - 45.9
25-34 years old 525 35,095 60.5 54.8 - 66.3
35 years old or more 217 14,066 59.9 50.5 - 69.2
Education
Less than high school 425 7,853 39.7 28.9 - 50.6
High school graduate 322 10,042 46.0 36.4 - 55.6
More than high school 700 39,284 58.9 53.7 - 64.1
Marital Status
Married 619 43,442 69.6 64.4 - 74.7
Not Married 837 14,422 31.0 24.7 - 37.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 687 40,306 64.1 58.8 - 69.4
On Medicaid 769 17,558 38.1 31.5 - 44.6

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.