Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,126 4,132 3.5 2.1 - 5.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 778 2,615 3.2 1.6 - 4.8
Non-Hispanic Black 113 816 7.8 0.7 - 14.9
Non-Hispanic Other 76 212 2.9 0.0 - 8.1
Hispanic 159 489 2.9 0.0 - 6.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 52 96 1.8 0.0 - 3.6
20-24 years old 211 2,686 12.7 6.4 - 18.9
25-34 years old 627 1,040 1.6 0.4 - 2.7
35 years old or more 236 310 1.3 0.0 - 3.2
Education
Less than high school 145 952 5.9 1.1 - 10.6
High school graduate 242 2,286 9.0 4.1 - 13.8
More than high school 731 877 1.2 0.3 - 2.1
Marital Status
Married 738 649 0.8 0.0 - 1.7
Not Married 388 3,482 8.9 5.1 - 12.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 702 780 1.1 0.1 - 2.0
On Medicaid 424 3,351 7.8 4.4 - 11.2

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.