Experienced emotional stress in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,010 34,629 30.7 27.2 - 34.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 693 25,986 32.3 28.0 - 36.6
Non-Hispanic Black 96 3,070 30.3 18.3 - 42.3
Non-Hispanic Other 69 1,777 39.3 21.3 - 57.2
Hispanic 152 3,796 21.6 13.5 - 29.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 62 2,280 30.5 15.3 - 45.7
20-24 years old 181 8,091 36.6 27.6 - 45.5
25-34 years old 580 18,934 29.4 24.8 - 34.0
35 years old or more 187 5,324 28.4 20.5 - 36.4
Education
Less than high school 139 3,856 21.9 12.4 - 31.3
High school graduate 217 8,026 32.3 24.5 - 40.0
More than high school 652 22,747 32.6 28.1 - 37.0
Marital Status
Married 628 18,859 28.6 24.3 - 32.8
Not Married 382 15,771 33.8 27.7 - 39.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 631 21,194 30.5 26.1 - 34.9
On Medicaid 379 13,435 31.1 25.0 - 37.2

*Emotional stress includes respondents who answered yes to either a close family member was sick and
had to go into the hospital or someone close to them died

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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.