Women who were trying to become pregnant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,561 122,128 57.0 54.4 - 59.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,027 67,904 64.5 60.7 - 68.3
Non-Hispanic Black 518 9,821 32.3 25.8 - 38.7
Non-Hispanic Other 331 17,202 66.0 59.4 - 72.5
Hispanic 685 27,201 52.0 46.8 - 57.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 423 3,839 44.0 32.2 - 55.7
20-24 years old 401 16,791 40.3 34.1 - 46.5
25-34 years old 1,207 71,208 60.4 56.9 - 63.9
35 years old or more 530 30,291 66.1 60.7 - 71.4
Education
Less than high school 598 18,564 51.3 44.8 - 57.7
High school graduate 589 23,876 47.5 41.8 - 53.3
More than high school 1,367 79,668 62.4 59.1 - 65.7
Marital Status
Married 1,338 86,895 68.1 65.0 - 71.2
Not Married 1,223 35,233 40.7 36.4 - 44.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,289 80,529 68.2 64.9 - 71.5
On Medicaid 1,271 41,599 43.3 39.4 - 47.3

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.