Health Indicator Report of Maternal Insurance Status (PRAMS)
Lack of health insurance is strongly associated with lack of access to health care services, particularly preventive and primary care.
NotesMissing and unknown responses are not included in percent calculations.
Data SourcePregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System, Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology, Division of Family Health Services, New Jersey Department of Health, [http://www.nj.gov/health/fhs/maternalchild/outcomes/prams/]
Data Interpretation IssuesNote that these figures are from the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) survey. Data from Medicaid claims or birth records may vary.
DefinitionPercentage of mothers that reported having insurance prior to or during their most recent pregnancy.
NumeratorNumber of mothers that reported type of insurance prior to or during their most recent pregnancy.
DenominatorTotal number of mothers that responded to the survey.
Page Content Updated On 04/13/2017, Published on 11/06/2017