Prenatal care counseling about breastfeeding

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 989 90,771 81.8 78.8 - 84.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 685 64,193 80.2 76.6 - 83.8
Non-Hispanic Black 95 9,231 92.8 85.9 - 99.6
Non-Hispanic Other 66 3,084 68.9 51.4 - 86.4
Hispanic 143 14,263 86.3 79.3 - 93.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 6,847 95.8 87.7 - 100
20-24 years old 176 19,188 88.7 82.8 - 94.6
25-34 years old 572 50,549 79.1 75.0 - 83.2
35 years old or more 182 14,187 77.5 69.9 - 85.1
Education
Less than high school 128 13,948 84.9 76.2 - 93.6
High school graduate 213 22,086 89.1 84.1 - 94.0
More than high school 646 54,417 78.4 74.5 - 82.2
Marital Status
Married 619 50,192 76.8 72.7 - 80.9
Not Married 370 40,579 88.9 84.9 - 92.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 616 53,029 77.5 73.5 - 81.5
On Medicaid 373 37,742 88.6 84.4 - 92.9

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.