Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,123 4,784 4.1 2.5 - 5.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 775 2,662 3.3 1.8 - 4.9
Non-Hispanic Black 111 909 7.4 0.0 - 15.0
Non-Hispanic Other 73 38 0.6 0.0 - 1.4
Hispanic 164 1,175 6.2 1.2 - 11.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 402 3.5 0.0 - 9.0
20-24 years old 199 1,911 8.9 3.6 - 14.1
25-34 years old 617 2,406 3.8 1.8 - 5.9
35 years old or more 229 65 0.3 0.0 - 0.6
Education
Less than high school 174 1,016 4.7 0.6 - 8.9
High school graduate 238 1,105 4.1 1.1 - 7.2
More than high school 703 2,662 3.8 1.8 - 5.8
Marital Status
Married 723 1,116 1.6 0.5 - 2.7
Not Married 400 3,668 7.6 4.2 - 11.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 714 1,236 1.7 0.4 - 3.0
On Medicaid 409 3,548 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.