Prenatal care counseling about depression

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,343 67,803 60.2 57.0 - 63.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 348 12,279 41.4 35.0 - 47.7
Non-Hispanic Black 308 16,454 72.5 66.1 - 78.8
Non-Hispanic Other 217 8,665 45.9 37.7 - 54.0
Hispanic 470 30,405 73.7 68.8 - 78.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 73 5,019 71.0 58.7 - 83.2
20-24 years old 252 15,908 69.2 62.3 - 76.1
25-34 years old 704 35,384 59.4 54.9 - 63.9
35 years old or more 314 11,493 50.1 42.9 - 57.3
Education
Less than high school 263 18,225 73.6 67.0 - 80.1
High school graduate 322 17,661 61.6 55.1 - 68.0
More than high school 755 31,884 54.2 49.7 - 58.7
Marital Status
Married 730 30,424 49.3 44.8 - 53.8
Not Married 613 37,379 73.5 69.1 - 77.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 682 30,292 53.5 48.8 - 58.1
On Medicaid 661 37,512 67.1 62.6 - 71.6

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.