Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,407 6,451 2.8 1.9 - 3.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,051 3,077 2.8 1.4 - 4.1
Non-Hispanic Black 427 1,838 5.3 2.3 - 8.2
Non-Hispanic Other 295 333 1.3 0.0 - 3.0
Hispanic 634 1,204 2.0 0.6 - 3.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 157 1,150 6.5 1.4 - 11.6
20-24 years old 424 2,535 5.5 2.9 - 8.1
25-34 years old 1,300 2,343 1.9 0.9 - 2.8
35 years old or more 526 424 1.0 0.0 - 2.1
Education
Less than high school 448 2,314 4.9 2.3 - 7.5
High school graduate 544 1,547 2.8 0.9 - 4.7
More than high school 1,403 2,569 2.0 1.1 - 2.9
Marital Status
Married 1,402 1,945 1.4 0.6 - 2.2
Not Married 1,005 4,506 4.7 2.9 - 6.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,277 2,562 2.1 1.0 - 3.1
On Medicaid 1,127 3,889 3.6 2.1 - 5.0

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.