Prenatal care counseling about breastfeeding

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,368 181,203 81.8 79.8 - 83.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,045 82,252 75.0 71.8 - 78.1
Non-Hispanic Black 428 32,201 93.2 90.0 - 96.4
Non-Hispanic Other 288 15,696 72.2 65.4 - 79.0
Hispanic 607 51,054 91.9 89.2 - 94.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 141 15,307 96.3 91.7 - 100
20-24 years old 404 35,845 88.2 84.3 - 92.1
25-34 years old 1,319 98,004 79.2 76.5 - 81.9
35 years old or more 504 32,048 77.6 73.0 - 82.2
Education
Less than high school 457 38,241 90.3 86.4 - 94.2
High school graduate 507 43,734 87.9 84.5 - 91.3
More than high school 1,399 98,783 76.6 73.8 - 79.3
Marital Status
Married 1,383 94,682 74.7 71.8 - 77.5
Not Married 985 86,520 91.3 89.0 - 93.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,253 87,682 75.2 72.2 - 78.1
On Medicaid 1,115 93,521 89.1 86.8 - 91.5

This report excludes respondents who did not go for prenatal care.

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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.