Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,184 3,821 3.3 2.0 - 4.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 817 2,383 2.9 1.5 - 4.3
Non-Hispanic Black 123 328 2.9 0.0 - 7.1
Non-Hispanic Other 66 37 0.7 0.0 - 1.6
Hispanic 178 1,073 6.2 1.6 - 10.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 103 1.2 0.1 - 2.3
20-24 years old 212 1,581 7.6 2.9 - 12.3
25-34 years old 636 1,926 3.1 1.4 - 4.8
35 years old or more 255 211 0.9 0.0 - 2.2
Education
Less than high school 175 927 5.2 1.0 - 9.5
High school graduate 249 1,367 5.3 1.9 - 8.8
More than high school 747 1,527 2.1 0.8 - 3.4
Marital Status
Married 801 963 1.2 0.3 - 2.1
Not Married 383 2,858 7.7 4.2 - 11.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 766 620 0.8 0.1 - 1.6
On Medicaid 418 3,201 7.5 4.3 - 10.6

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.