Co-sleeping with infant

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 1,377 25,059 23.9 20.1 - 27.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 700 13,680 19.4 15.4 - 23.4
Non-Hispanic Black 258 4,167 41.5 23.8 - 59.2
Non-Hispanic Other 96 3,764 56.8 40.5 - 73.0
Hispanic 323 3,448 19.4 10.7 - 28.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 535 1,975 24.0 11.8 - 36.2
20-24 years old 140 4,541 24.9 15.7 - 34.1
25-34 years old 497 12,770 22.8 17.7 - 27.9
35 years old or more 205 5,772 25.7 16.9 - 34.5
Education
Less than high school 406 5,030 26.5 16.6 - 36.4
High school graduate 295 4,342 21.4 13.3 - 29.5
More than high school 671 15,472 23.8 19.1 - 28.6
Marital Status
Married 587 12,227 20.4 15.8 - 25.1
Not Married 790 12,832 28.5 22.2 - 34.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 651 13,208 21.7 17.0 - 26.4
On Medicaid 726 11,851 26.9 20.6 - 33.2

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.