Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,126 2,619 2.2 1.2 - 3.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 778 1,408 1.7 0.6 - 2.8
Non-Hispanic Black 113 698 6.6 0.0 - 13.2
Non-Hispanic Other 76 216 2.9 0.0 - 8.2
Hispanic 159 298 1.8 0.0 - 4.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 52 295 5.4 0.0 - 12.6
20-24 years old 211 1,297 6.1 1.8 - 10.5
25-34 years old 627 859 1.3 0.2 - 2.4
35 years old or more 236 168 0.7 0.0 - 2.0
Education
Less than high school 145 1,063 6.6 1.3 - 11.9
High school graduate 242 537 2.1 0.0 - 4.3
More than high school 731 1,019 1.4 0.4 - 2.4
Marital Status
Married 738 243 0.3 0.0 - 0.7
Not Married 388 2,377 6.1 3.0 - 9.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 702 556 0.8 0.0 - 1.6
On Medicaid 424 2,064 4.8 2.2 - 7.4

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.