Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2001

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,262 3,614 3.0 1.8 - 4.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 971 2,824 3.0 1.6 - 4.4
Non-Hispanic Black 114 82 0.8 0.0 - 1.7
Non-Hispanic Other 53 152 3.7 0.0 - 10.1
Hispanic 124 556 4.2 0.0 - 8.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 102 646 6.1 0.0 - 12.3
20-24 years old 207 1,134 5.3 1.4 - 9.1
25-34 years old 688 1,765 2.7 1.1 - 4.2
35 years old or more 265 69 0.3 0.0 - 0.6
Education
Less than high school 174 1,230 7.3 2.1 - 12.5
High school graduate 358 1,407 3.7 1.3 - 6.2
More than high school 710 977 1.5 0.4 - 2.6
Marital Status
Married 930 1,203 1.4 0.4 - 2.3
Not Married 332 2,411 7.3 3.6 - 10.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 917 1,531 1.7 0.7 - 2.8
On Medicaid 345 2,083 6.1 2.8 - 9.4

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.