Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,436 3,795 3.3 2.0 - 4.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 364 360 1.2 0.0 - 2.7
Non-Hispanic Black 347 997 3.9 1.2 - 6.6
Non-Hispanic Other 242 517 2.7 0.3 - 5.2
Hispanic 483 1,921 4.7 2.1 - 7.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 85 1,012 11.5 2.0 - 21.0
20-24 years old 234 614 3.1 0.3 - 5.9
25-34 years old 782 1,755 2.8 1.3 - 4.2
35 years old or more 335 415 1.7 0.0 - 3.7
Education
Less than high school 352 1,210 4.4 1.5 - 7.3
High school graduate 310 1,094 4.1 1.0 - 7.1
More than high school 771 1,491 2.5 1.0 - 3.9
Marital Status
Married 788 1,286 2.0 0.7 - 3.4
Not Married 648 2,509 4.8 2.6 - 7.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 613 1,061 2.3 0.7 - 3.9
On Medicaid 817 2,734 4.0 2.2 - 5.8

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.