Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,481 7,566 3.4 2.4 - 4.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,105 3,070 2.8 1.6 - 4.1
Non-Hispanic Black 437 1,865 5.7 2.5 - 8.9
Non-Hispanic Other 351 1,074 3.5 1.1 - 5.9
Hispanic 588 1,557 2.9 1.1 - 4.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 122 1,565 11.0 3.6 - 18.4
20-24 years old 426 1,714 4.0 1.7 - 6.4
25-34 years old 1,367 3,255 2.7 1.6 - 3.8
35 years old or more 566 1,032 2.2 0.7 - 3.8
Education
Less than high school 444 1,503 3.4 1.0 - 5.7
High school graduate 508 1,349 2.9 1.0 - 4.8
More than high school 1,522 4,713 3.5 2.3 - 4.8
Marital Status
Married 1,497 2,607 1.9 1.1 - 2.8
Not Married 984 4,960 5.5 3.6 - 7.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,299 2,301 2.0 1.1 - 2.9
On Medicaid 1,182 5,265 4.9 3.2 - 6.5

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.