Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,116 3,087 2.6 1.4 - 3.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 814 1,667 2.0 0.8 - 3.1
Non-Hispanic Black 112 1,130 11.3 1.9 - 20.8
Non-Hispanic Other 52 187 4.1 0.0 - 11.4
Hispanic 138 104 0.6 0.0 - 1.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 663 7.6 0.0 - 16.0
20-24 years old 209 890 3.5 0.4 - 6.5
25-34 years old 589 1,333 2.2 0.7 - 3.7
35 years old or more 240 201 0.8 0.0 - 2.3
Education
Less than high school 168 223 1.0 0.4 - 1.6
High school graduate 246 1,046 3.9 0.6 - 7.2
More than high school 691 1,818 2.7 1.0 - 4.4
Marital Status
Married 732 699 0.9 0.1 - 1.7
Not Married 384 2,388 5.7 2.6 - 8.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 719 709 1.0 0.1 - 1.8
On Medicaid 396 2,378 5.2 2.4 - 8.1

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.