Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2003

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,235 3,070 2.5 1.3 - 3.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 934 2,043 2.2 0.9 - 3.5
Non-Hispanic Black 133 447 3.8 0.0 - 8.3
Non-Hispanic Other 60 . 0.0 NA
Hispanic 108 580 5.1 0.0 - 10.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 79 759 8.0 0.0 - 16.2
20-24 years old 213 614 2.7 0.0 - 5.6
25-34 years old 666 1,124 1.7 0.5 - 2.9
35 years old or more 277 574 2.3 0.0 - 4.8
Education
Less than high school 170 1,044 5.5 1.0 - 9.9
High school graduate 330 918 2.8 0.2 - 5.4
More than high school 716 1,108 1.6 0.5 - 2.8
Marital Status
Married 874 1,073 1.3 0.3 - 2.2
Not Married 361 1,996 5.4 2.2 - 8.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 864 1,038 1.3 0.3 - 2.2
On Medicaid 371 2,032 5.2 2.2 - 8.2

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.