Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,020 84,575 78.5 75.3 - 81.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 702 58,647 79.1 75.4 - 82.8
Non-Hispanic Black 97 7,587 81.2 70.1 - 92.4
Non-Hispanic Other 92 6,459 70.7 58.2 - 83.2
Hispanic 129 11,883 78.4 69.2 - 87.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 57 7,031 90.8 82.1 - 99.5
20-24 years old 179 16,360 79.7 72.1 - 87.2
25-34 years old 574 44,998 77.0 72.6 - 81.4
35 years old or more 210 16,186 76.8 69.5 - 84.1
Education
Less than high school 146 14,780 77.1 68.3 - 85.9
High school graduate 196 15,431 74.4 66.4 - 82.3
More than high school 674 54,324 80.4 76.7 - 84.1
Marital Status
Married 646 50,938 76.2 72.1 - 80.4
Not Married 374 33,637 82.1 77.1 - 87.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 651 51,270 77.5 73.4 - 81.5
On Medicaid 369 33,305 80.1 74.8 - 85.4

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.