Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,184 3,231 2.8 1.5 - 4.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 817 1,875 2.3 1.0 - 3.6
Non-Hispanic Black 123 568 5.0 0.0 - 10.8
Non-Hispanic Other 66 16 0.3 0.0 - 0.8
Hispanic 178 772 4.5 0.6 - 8.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 280 3.2 0.0 - 8.6
20-24 years old 212 1,298 6.2 2.0 - 10.4
25-34 years old 636 1,015 1.6 0.4 - 2.8
35 years old or more 255 637 2.6 0.0 - 5.3
Education
Less than high school 175 646 3.6 0.3 - 7.0
High school graduate 249 926 3.6 0.7 - 6.5
More than high school 747 1,659 2.3 0.8 - 3.8
Marital Status
Married 801 829 1.0 0.1 - 2.0
Not Married 383 2,401 6.4 3.2 - 9.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 766 833 1.1 0.1 - 2.1
On Medicaid 418 2,398 5.6 2.8 - 8.4

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.