Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,532 154,748 73.3 70.9 - 75.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,026 76,294 72.4 68.9 - 75.8
Non-Hispanic Black 507 24,827 82.8 77.3 - 88.3
Non-Hispanic Other 315 16,524 69.0 62.3 - 75.7
Hispanic 684 37,103 71.7 67.1 - 76.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 423 5,876 67.4 55.6 - 79.1
20-24 years old 394 31,101 76.1 70.7 - 81.5
25-34 years old 1,189 86,137 74.7 71.6 - 77.8
35 years old or more 526 31,634 68.4 63.3 - 73.6
Education
Less than high school 590 25,137 70.3 64.4 - 76.1
High school graduate 585 36,123 73.1 68.1 - 78.2
More than high school 1,351 93,206 74.2 71.2 - 77.1
Marital Status
Married 1,326 90,808 71.9 68.9 - 74.9
Not Married 1,206 63,940 75.4 71.6 - 79.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,276 83,875 72.7 69.6 - 75.8
On Medicaid 1,255 70,750 74.0 70.4 - 77.5

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.