Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,615 9,073 3.8 2.8 - 4.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,170 2,998 2.6 1.4 - 3.7
Non-Hispanic Black 522 2,175 5.1 2.1 - 8.1
Non-Hispanic Other 255 412 1.8 0.0 - 3.6
Hispanic 668 3,489 6.0 3.6 - 8.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 173 822 4.1 0.3 - 7.9
20-24 years old 518 3,327 6.6 3.7 - 9.4
25-34 years old 1,365 4,545 3.6 2.3 - 4.9
35 years old or more 559 379 0.9 0.1 - 1.6
Education
Less than high school 463 2,538 5.4 2.7 - 8.1
High school graduate 685 2,609 4.0 2.2 - 5.8
More than high school 1,455 3,927 3.1 1.9 - 4.3
Marital Status
Married 1,520 2,751 2.0 1.2 - 2.9
Not Married 1,095 6,323 6.0 4.1 - 8.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,370 1,971 1.6 0.7 - 2.5
On Medicaid 1,244 7,102 6.1 4.3 - 7.9

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.