Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,210 6,101 3.1 2.2 - 4.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,091 2,292 2.2 1.1 - 3.3
Non-Hispanic Black 399 1,963 6.9 3.4 - 10.3
Non-Hispanic Other 184 57 0.4 0.0 - 0.8
Hispanic 536 1,789 3.9 1.8 - 5.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 151 617 4.5 0.1 - 8.9
20-24 years old 424 2,338 6.1 3.2 - 9.0
25-34 years old 1,149 2,253 2.2 1.2 - 3.2
35 years old or more 486 892 2.2 0.4 - 3.9
Education
Less than high school 374 1,876 5.6 2.7 - 8.4
High school graduate 585 1,783 3.4 1.6 - 5.3
More than high school 1,234 2,425 2.2 1.1 - 3.3
Marital Status
Married 1,359 1,460 1.2 0.4 - 1.9
Not Married 851 4,640 6.5 4.3 - 8.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,203 1,820 1.7 0.8 - 2.6
On Medicaid 1,007 4,281 4.8 3.1 - 6.5

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.