Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,116 4,670 3.9 2.4 - 5.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 814 2,724 3.2 1.6 - 4.8
Non-Hispanic Black 112 1,408 14.1 3.6 - 24.6
Non-Hispanic Other 52 39 0.9 0.0 - 1.9
Hispanic 138 498 2.7 0.0 - 5.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 935 10.7 0.5 - 20.8
20-24 years old 209 1,293 5.0 1.3 - 8.7
25-34 years old 589 1,878 3.1 1.3 - 4.9
35 years old or more 240 564 2.4 0.0 - 4.8
Education
Less than high school 168 1,369 5.9 1.7 - 10.0
High school graduate 246 1,300 4.9 1.4 - 8.3
More than high school 691 2,001 3.0 1.2 - 4.8
Marital Status
Married 732 567 0.7 0.0 - 1.5
Not Married 384 4,103 9.8 5.8 - 13.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 719 1,227 1.7 0.4 - 2.9
On Medicaid 396 3,443 7.6 4.2 - 11.0

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.