Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,085 5,058 4.3 2.7 - 5.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 845 4,112 4.5 2.6 - 6.3
Non-Hispanic Black 95 507 5.9 0.0 - 11.9
Non-Hispanic Other 53 21 0.4 0.0 - 1.3
Hispanic 92 418 3.1 0.0 - 6.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 69 337 3.9 0.0 - 8.7
20-24 years old 173 2,235 10.2 4.3 - 16.1
25-34 years old 597 2,124 3.3 1.6 - 5.1
35 years old or more 246 361 1.5 0.0 - 3.4
Education
Less than high school 146 896 4.6 0.1 - 9.1
High school graduate 260 2,169 7.1 3.2 - 10.9
More than high school 672 1,972 2.9 1.3 - 4.6
Marital Status
Married 750 1,800 2.3 1.0 - 3.6
Not Married 335 3,257 8.2 4.4 - 12.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 743 1,363 1.8 0.6 - 3.0
On Medicaid 342 3,694 8.8 5.0 - 12.6

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.