Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,160 6,009 2.8 1.9 - 3.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,044 1,855 1.7 0.8 - 2.7
Non-Hispanic Black 367 2,013 6.7 3.1 - 10.3
Non-Hispanic Other 253 245 1.0 0.0 - 2.6
Hispanic 496 1,896 3.7 1.7 - 5.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 102 1,089 10.0 2.9 - 17.1
20-24 years old 422 2,248 5.4 2.6 - 8.2
25-34 years old 1,165 1,859 1.6 0.7 - 2.5
35 years old or more 471 814 1.9 0.3 - 3.4
Education
Less than high school 372 2,815 7.2 3.8 - 10.5
High school graduate 493 1,630 3.3 1.4 - 5.2
More than high school 1,284 1,564 1.3 0.5 - 2.0
Marital Status
Married 1,296 922 0.7 0.2 - 1.3
Not Married 864 5,087 6.1 4.0 - 8.1
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,159 927 0.8 0.2 - 1.5
On Medicaid 1,001 5,083 5.1 3.4 - 6.8

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.