Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,855 7,826 4.4 3.2 - 5.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,034 4,399 4.1 2.5 - 5.7
Non-Hispanic Black 323 1,430 6.0 2.4 - 9.5
Non-Hispanic Other 133 133 1.2 0.0 - 3.0
Hispanic 365 1,864 5.2 2.4 - 8.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 123 665 5.1 0.7 - 9.5
20-24 years old 329 3,469 10.0 5.7 - 14.4
25-34 years old 1,003 2,866 3.0 1.7 - 4.4
35 years old or more 400 826 2.3 0.3 - 4.2
Education
Less than high school 316 1,617 4.8 1.7 - 7.8
High school graduate 491 3,224 6.6 3.8 - 9.4
More than high school 1,040 2,965 3.2 1.7 - 4.6
Marital Status
Married 1,141 2,344 2.1 1.1 - 3.2
Not Married 714 5,482 8.0 5.3 - 10.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,073 1,960 1.9 0.9 - 3.0
On Medicaid 782 5,866 7.5 5.1 - 10.0

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.