Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,085 3,761 3.2 1.8 - 4.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 845 2,830 3.1 1.5 - 4.7
Non-Hispanic Black 95 512 5.9 0.0 - 12.0
Non-Hispanic Other 53 21 0.4 0.0 - 1.3
Hispanic 92 399 2.9 0.0 - 6.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 69 636 7.3 0.0 - 14.7
20-24 years old 173 1,354 6.2 1.6 - 10.7
25-34 years old 597 1,114 1.8 0.5 - 3.0
35 years old or more 246 657 2.6 0.0 - 5.6
Education
Less than high school 146 993 5.1 0.4 - 9.9
High school graduate 260 1,411 4.6 1.5 - 7.7
More than high school 672 1,336 2.0 0.6 - 3.4
Marital Status
Married 750 1,443 1.8 0.7 - 3.0
Not Married 335 2,318 5.8 2.5 - 9.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 743 756 1.0 0.1 - 1.9
On Medicaid 342 3,005 7.2 3.7 - 10.6

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.