Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2001

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,262 3,651 3.0 1.8 - 4.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 971 2,598 2.8 1.4 - 4.1
Non-Hispanic Black 114 270 2.7 0.0 - 6.0
Non-Hispanic Other 53 165 4.0 0.0 - 10.5
Hispanic 124 618 4.7 0.2 - 9.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 102 482 4.6 0.0 - 9.7
20-24 years old 207 792 3.7 0.5 - 6.8
25-34 years old 688 2,147 3.3 1.6 - 5.0
35 years old or more 265 230 1.0 0.0 - 2.3
Education
Less than high school 174 1,066 6.3 1.5 - 11.1
High school graduate 358 1,584 4.2 1.6 - 6.8
More than high school 710 985 1.5 0.4 - 2.6
Marital Status
Married 930 1,625 1.8 0.8 - 2.9
Not Married 332 2,025 6.1 2.8 - 9.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 917 1,553 1.8 0.7 - 2.8
On Medicaid 345 2,097 6.2 2.9 - 9.4

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.