Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,431 80,497 75.4 71.6 - 79.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 735 54,451 75.4 71.0 - 79.7
Non-Hispanic Black 268 7,384 70.3 54.0 - 86.5
Non-Hispanic Other 99 4,883 77.7 63.9 - 91.4
Hispanic 329 13,779 77.8 68.6 - 86.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 542 5,241 65.4 50.6 - 80.2
20-24 years old 156 13,272 70.8 61.0 - 80.7
25-34 years old 516 44,673 78.4 73.6 - 83.3
35 years old or more 217 17,311 75.0 66.9 - 83.1
Education
Less than high school 412 12,980 68.6 57.9 - 79.3
High school graduate 311 16,116 77.3 68.8 - 85.8
More than high school 699 50,746 76.6 72.1 - 81.0
Marital Status
Married 612 45,788 75.3 70.5 - 80.0
Not Married 819 34,708 75.6 69.5 - 81.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 675 47,557 77.0 72.4 - 81.6
On Medicaid 756 32,940 73.2 66.9 - 79.6

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.