Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2000

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,255 3,341 2.7 1.4 - 3.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 970 1,617 1.7 0.6 - 2.7
Non-Hispanic Black 137 1,039 9.0 0.8 - 17.1
Non-Hispanic Other 44 152 3.6 0.0 - 10.1
Hispanic 104 532 4.3 0.0 - 9.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 99 939 7.9 0.6 - 15.2
20-24 years old 209 1,239 5.1 1.1 - 9.1
25-34 years old 683 586 0.9 0.0 - 2.0
35 years old or more 264 577 2.5 0.1 - 4.9
Education
Less than high school 153 1,469 7.8 1.7 - 14.0
High school graduate 362 785 2.0 0.3 - 3.7
More than high school 725 1,087 1.6 0.4 - 2.9
Marital Status
Married 894 922 1.1 0.3 - 1.9
Not Married 361 2,418 6.3 2.7 - 9.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 926 1,521 1.7 0.5 - 2.9
On Medicaid 329 1,820 5.2 1.8 - 8.6

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.