Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,407 8,068 3.5 2.5 - 4.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,051 4,732 4.3 2.6 - 6.0
Non-Hispanic Black 427 1,273 3.7 1.3 - 6.0
Non-Hispanic Other 295 669 2.6 0.2 - 5.1
Hispanic 634 1,395 2.3 0.9 - 3.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 157 1,869 10.6 4.1 - 17.0
20-24 years old 424 2,521 5.5 2.8 - 8.1
25-34 years old 1,300 2,832 2.2 1.2 - 3.3
35 years old or more 526 847 2.0 0.4 - 3.6
Education
Less than high school 448 2,385 5.0 2.4 - 7.7
High school graduate 544 2,313 4.1 1.8 - 6.4
More than high school 1,403 3,144 2.4 1.4 - 3.5
Marital Status
Married 1,402 2,232 1.6 0.8 - 2.5
Not Married 1,005 5,837 6.1 4.1 - 8.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,277 3,573 2.9 1.6 - 4.2
On Medicaid 1,127 4,496 4.1 2.6 - 5.7

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.