Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,350 165,352 75.2 73.0 - 77.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,039 81,278 74.4 71.2 - 77.6
Non-Hispanic Black 426 27,541 80.5 75.4 - 85.5
Non-Hispanic Other 288 14,643 67.8 60.8 - 74.8
Hispanic 597 41,889 76.4 72.2 - 80.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 140 13,123 83.7 75.6 - 91.8
20-24 years old 397 32,755 81.2 76.4 - 86.0
25-34 years old 1,312 90,277 73.4 70.5 - 76.4
35 years old or more 501 29,197 71.5 66.4 - 76.5
Education
Less than high school 444 32,327 78.6 73.6 - 83.5
High school graduate 505 37,383 75.4 70.8 - 80.0
More than high school 1,396 95,642 74.3 71.5 - 77.2
Marital Status
Married 1,373 92,111 73.1 70.3 - 76.0
Not Married 977 73,241 78.0 74.7 - 81.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,251 86,184 74.0 71.0 - 77.0
On Medicaid 1,099 79,168 76.6 73.4 - 79.7

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.