Co-sleeping with infant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,408 29,361 27.8 24.9 - 30.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 410 7,495 21.9 17.2 - 26.6
Non-Hispanic Black 293 7,550 37.6 30.1 - 45.0
Non-Hispanic Other 249 8,206 42.4 34.8 - 49.9
Hispanic 456 6,110 19.1 14.6 - 23.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 65 1,815 41.5 26.3 - 56.7
20-24 years old 256 6,177 28.4 21.8 - 35.1
25-34 years old 720 15,928 29.2 25.2 - 33.3
35 years old or more 367 5,441 21.6 16.2 - 27.1
Education
Less than high school 282 6,171 29.2 22.5 - 35.8
High school graduate 294 6,669 29.6 23.1 - 36.2
More than high school 831 16,520 26.7 23.0 - 30.5
Marital Status
Married 813 16,195 26.4 22.7 - 30.1
Not Married 595 13,166 29.7 25.0 - 34.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 716 14,662 27.2 23.1 - 31.2
On Medicaid 692 14,699 28.4 24.3 - 32.6

This report excludes respondents whose baby has died or is not living with them.

Note: NYS (excluding NYC) data are not available prior to 2009

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.