Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2003

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,235 3,801 3.1 1.8 - 4.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 934 2,934 3.2 1.7 - 4.7
Non-Hispanic Black 133 301 2.5 0.0 - 6.4
Non-Hispanic Other 60 . 0.0 NA
Hispanic 108 566 5.0 0.0 - 10.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 79 994 10.5 1.3 - 19.8
20-24 years old 213 641 2.8 0.4 - 5.3
25-34 years old 666 1,439 2.2 0.7 - 3.7
35 years old or more 277 728 2.9 0.2 - 5.7
Education
Less than high school 170 1,297 6.8 1.8 - 11.8
High school graduate 330 803 2.4 0.0 - 4.8
More than high school 716 1,701 2.5 1.1 - 4.0
Marital Status
Married 874 1,329 1.6 0.5 - 2.6
Not Married 361 2,472 6.6 3.2 - 10.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 864 931 1.1 0.3 - 2.0
On Medicaid 371 2,870 7.4 3.8 - 10.9

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.