Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 993 84,972 76.0 72.5 - 79.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 681 59,189 76.1 72.0 - 80.1
Non-Hispanic Black 102 8,584 80.5 69.6 - 91.4
Non-Hispanic Other 64 3,596 67.8 52.1 - 83.4
Hispanic 146 13,602 75.3 66.2 - 84.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 77 8,041 83.1 71.8 - 94.3
20-24 years old 158 16,281 76.5 68.1 - 84.9
25-34 years old 560 48,142 76.7 72.3 - 81.1
35 years old or more 198 12,508 69.0 60.3 - 77.8
Education
Less than high school 162 14,398 74.4 65.2 - 83.5
High school graduate 192 18,436 76.2 68.3 - 84.2
More than high school 630 51,843 76.5 72.4 - 80.6
Marital Status
Married 631 51,473 73.6 69.3 - 78.0
Not Married 362 33,498 79.8 74.3 - 85.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 639 49,827 72.0 67.6 - 76.5
On Medicaid 354 35,144 82.3 77.1 - 87.5

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.