Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2000

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,255 3,803 3.0 1.7 - 4.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 970 2,295 2.4 1.1 - 3.7
Non-Hispanic Black 137 1,094 9.4 1.7 - 17.1
Non-Hispanic Other 44 152 3.6 0.0 - 10.1
Hispanic 104 263 2.1 0.0 - 5.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 99 939 7.9 0.6 - 15.2
20-24 years old 209 978 4.0 0.8 - 7.3
25-34 years old 683 1,309 2.0 0.5 - 3.5
35 years old or more 264 577 2.5 0.1 - 4.9
Education
Less than high school 153 1,469 7.8 1.7 - 14.0
High school graduate 362 1,027 2.6 0.8 - 4.5
More than high school 725 1,307 2.0 0.7 - 3.3
Marital Status
Married 894 1,265 1.5 0.5 - 2.4
Not Married 361 2,538 6.6 3.0 - 10.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 926 1,763 2.0 0.8 - 3.1
On Medicaid 329 2,039 5.8 2.3 - 9.3

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.