Co-sleeping with infant

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,157 25,989 24.7 21.0 - 28.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 625 13,080 18.6 14.6 - 22.6
Non-Hispanic Black 214 4,415 39.4 25.1 - 53.7
Non-Hispanic Other 88 3,036 45.1 29.4 - 60.7
Hispanic 230 5,459 32.3 22.1 - 42.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 353 1,443 27.8 13.6 - 41.9
20-24 years old 158 7,065 32.3 22.8 - 41.8
25-34 years old 459 13,129 23.1 18.2 - 28.0
35 years old or more 187 4,353 20.5 12.8 - 28.2
Education
Less than high school 312 5,046 31.0 20.5 - 41.6
High school graduate 269 7,218 27.8 19.6 - 36.1
More than high school 571 13,699 21.9 17.4 - 26.3
Marital Status
Married 528 14,017 22.5 18.0 - 27.0
Not Married 629 11,972 28.0 21.5 - 34.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 572 13,236 21.9 17.3 - 26.5
On Medicaid 585 12,753 28.6 22.4 - 34.8

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

Note: The question on co-sleeping changed in 2012, therefore co-sleeping will only be presented from 2012 forward.

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.