Prenatal care counseling about preterm birth

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,195 79,290 75.1 71.5 - 78.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 655 53,948 75.3 70.9 - 79.7
Non-Hispanic Black 223 8,183 76.7 64.6 - 88.8
Non-Hispanic Other 95 5,312 74.4 61.1 - 87.7
Hispanic 222 11,847 73.5 63.7 - 83.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 365 3,346 63.5 47.7 - 79.4
20-24 years old 164 17,325 78.8 70.8 - 86.8
25-34 years old 475 44,779 78.6 73.9 - 83.3
35 years old or more 191 13,841 64.7 56.0 - 73.5
Education
Less than high school 319 12,264 76.2 66.8 - 85.6
High school graduate 278 18,366 72.8 64.8 - 80.9
More than high school 593 48,394 75.6 71.1 - 80.1
Marital Status
Married 545 47,212 74.6 70.0 - 79.1
Not Married 650 32,078 75.9 69.9 - 82.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 588 45,182 74.7 70.1 - 79.4
On Medicaid 607 34,108 75.6 69.8 - 81.4

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.