Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,337 75,458 71.5 68.5 - 74.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 371 22,345 66.1 60.5 - 71.7
Non-Hispanic Black 284 16,644 86.2 80.9 - 91.4
Non-Hispanic Other 220 11,212 66.7 59.1 - 74.4
Hispanic 462 25,256 70.9 65.8 - 76.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 58 2,530 73.2 56.8 - 89.7
20-24 years old 230 13,777 72.8 65.8 - 79.9
25-34 years old 714 41,358 70.9 66.9 - 74.9
35 years old or more 335 17,793 71.6 65.6 - 77.6
Education
Less than high school 271 12,874 65.4 58.2 - 72.7
High school graduate 307 17,757 73.5 67.4 - 79.5
More than high school 758 44,812 72.6 68.8 - 76.5
Marital Status
Married 781 43,596 69.2 65.3 - 73.1
Not Married 556 31,862 74.9 70.4 - 79.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 688 38,693 70.5 66.3 - 74.6
On Medicaid 648 36,642 72.5 68.3 - 76.8

This report excludes respondents who did not go for prenatal care.

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.