Prenatal care counseling about breastfeeding

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 1,196 83,877 79.8 76.4 - 83.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 652 53,982 75.7 71.4 - 80.0
Non-Hispanic Black 225 9,985 93.3 87.9 - 98.8
Non-Hispanic Other 93 5,347 76.9 63.8 - 90.0
Hispanic 226 14,563 89.9 83.3 - 96.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 365 4,588 87.1 75.6 - 98.6
20-24 years old 165 18,001 82.4 74.9 - 89.9
25-34 years old 475 46,073 81.0 76.6 - 85.4
35 years old or more 191 15,215 71.9 63.7 - 80.1
Education
Less than high school 321 13,800 85.6 77.6 - 93.5
High school graduate 277 20,613 83.2 76.4 - 90.1
More than high school 593 49,437 77.2 72.9 - 81.6
Marital Status
Married 548 47,060 74.3 69.7 - 78.8
Not Married 648 36,817 88.1 83.6 - 92.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 589 46,207 76.4 71.9 - 80.9
On Medicaid 607 37,670 84.3 79.4 - 89.2

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

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.