Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,353 64,805 60.5 57.3 - 63.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 372 26,176 77.0 72.0 - 82.0
Non-Hispanic Black 291 7,040 36.9 29.5 - 44.3
Non-Hispanic Other 237 12,351 66.0 58.6 - 73.3
Hispanic 453 19,238 54.4 48.8 - 60.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 2,018 58.5 41.0 - 75.9
20-24 years old 231 8,627 45.4 37.6 - 53.2
25-34 years old 728 37,734 62.5 58.3 - 66.7
35 years old or more 335 16,426 67.5 61.2 - 73.8
Education
Less than high school 274 11,822 60.0 52.7 - 67.4
High school graduate 303 11,491 47.7 40.8 - 54.6
More than high school 773 41,477 65.5 61.5 - 69.5
Marital Status
Married 790 44,761 69.7 65.8 - 73.5
Not Married 563 20,044 46.8 41.6 - 52.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 692 39,330 70.3 66.2 - 74.4
On Medicaid 660 25,475 49.9 45.1 - 54.6

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.