Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,013 4,717 4.1 2.5 - 5.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 693 3,756 4.7 2.5 - 6.9
Non-Hispanic Black 104 487 4.5 0.0 - 10.0
Non-Hispanic Other 66 179 3.3 0.0 - 8.9
Hispanic 150 295 1.6 0.0 - 3.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 1,657 16.1 5.7 - 26.5
20-24 years old 160 1,303 6.1 1.6 - 10.5
25-34 years old 571 1,544 2.4 0.6 - 4.2
35 years old or more 201 212 1.1 0.0 - 3.4
Education
Less than high school 164 1,823 9.2 3.5 - 14.9
High school graduate 201 1,346 5.3 1.0 - 9.6
More than high school 639 1,507 2.2 0.7 - 3.7
Marital Status
Married 642 1,096 1.5 0.2 - 2.9
Not Married 371 3,621 8.5 4.7 - 12.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 631 2,037 2.9 1.1 - 4.7
On Medicaid 382 2,681 6.0 2.8 - 9.2

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.