Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,855 5,984 3.4 2.3 - 4.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,034 3,049 2.8 1.4 - 4.2
Non-Hispanic Black 323 1,450 6.1 2.6 - 9.5
Non-Hispanic Other 133 34 0.3 0.0 - 0.8
Hispanic 365 1,451 4.1 1.6 - 6.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 123 1,184 9.1 2.9 - 15.3
20-24 years old 329 2,004 5.8 2.5 - 9.1
25-34 years old 1,003 1,773 1.9 0.9 - 2.9
35 years old or more 400 1,022 2.8 0.4 - 5.3
Education
Less than high school 316 1,635 4.8 1.7 - 7.9
High school graduate 491 2,167 4.4 2.1 - 6.8
More than high school 1,040 2,161 2.3 1.1 - 3.5
Marital Status
Married 1,141 1,872 1.7 0.8 - 2.6
Not Married 714 4,113 6.0 3.7 - 8.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,073 1,121 1.1 0.3 - 1.9
On Medicaid 782 4,863 6.3 4.0 - 8.5

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.