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PRAMS Data Updated for 2009 and 2010

May 6, 2014- PeriStats has been updated with 2009 and 2010 data from the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS).

PRAMS is from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state health departments, collects state-specific, population-based data to monitor maternal and child health indicators.

Select PRAMS data are available on PeriStats, including the following subtopics, with many also available stratified by maternal race/ethnicity, maternal age, household income, and Medicaid status:

  • Alcohol use, before pregnancy
  • Alcohol use, during pregnancy
  • Smoking, before pregnancy
  • Smoking, during pregnancy
  • Smoking, quit during pregnancy
  • Smoking, postpartum
  • Medicaid coverage, prenatal care
  • Medicaid coverage, before pregnancy
  • Medicaid coverage, anytime
  • Uninsured, before pregnancy
  • WIC status
  • Income
  • Vitamin use
  • NICU admission
  • Breastfeeding
  • Postpartum follow up
  • Sleep position
  • Obesity before pregnanacy: BMI > 30


May, 2020

 Updates to infant and maternal mortality
 COVID-19 Articles

March, 2020

 2018 Natality Data Update
 Puerto Rico Natality data (2015-2018) now available

February, 2020

 Updated data on poverty and health insurance

December, 2019

 Updated data on behavioral risk factors

May, 2019

 Natality data updates on PeriStats

January, 2019

 Data updates on PeriStats

June, 2018

 Updated Birth Defects Data and State Profiles
  Poverty Data Update
 Additional data on delivery method, prenatal care, and birthweight, 2015

January, 2018

 2016 Health Insurance Data Update
 2016 Natality Data Update
 2015 and 2016 BRFSS Data Update

October, 2017

 2015 Natality Data Update

September, 2016

 Updated Data and PeriStats Enhancements

May, 2016

 Birth Defects Data Updated & Expanded

October, 2015

 2013 Infant Mortality & 2014 BRFSS Data

September, 2015

 2011 and 2012 Infant Mortality Data Updated

July, 2015

 Expanded PRAMS Data Now Available

May, 2015

 MMWR Article About Tdap Vaccine Coverage
 2013 Natality Data Updated

December, 2014

 Birth Defects Data Now Available on PeriStats

August, 2014

 PRAMS Data Updated for 2011

June, 2014

 March of Dimes 2014 Hispanic Report
 2012 Natality and 2010 Infant Mortality Data Updated

May, 2014

 PRAMS Data Updated for 2009 and 2010

August, 2013

 Fetal and Perinatal Mortality Data Updated

October, 2011

 Special Care Nursery Admissions