Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,387 165,699 76.6 74.5 - 78.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,083 81,770 76.6 73.5 - 79.7
Non-Hispanic Black 422 26,593 83.4 78.6 - 88.2
Non-Hispanic Other 325 18,266 66.6 60.1 - 73.1
Hispanic 557 39,070 77.8 73.4 - 82.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 117 12,102 88.1 80.8 - 95.3
20-24 years old 407 32,157 79.5 74.6 - 84.4
25-34 years old 1,320 87,654 74.5 71.6 - 77.5
35 years old or more 543 33,786 76.0 71.4 - 80.7
Education
Less than high school 400 31,467 76.3 71.0 - 81.6
High school graduate 485 32,163 73.4 68.3 - 78.4
More than high school 1,496 101,871 77.9 75.3 - 80.5
Marital Status
Married 1,452 95,619 73.5 70.6 - 76.3
Not Married 935 70,080 81.3 78.2 - 84.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,320 90,119 76.7 73.8 - 79.5
On Medicaid 1,067 75,579 76.5 73.3 - 79.8

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.