Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,013 3,641 3.2 1.7 - 4.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 693 2,467 3.1 1.4 - 4.8
Non-Hispanic Black 104 554 5.2 0.0 - 11.5
Non-Hispanic Other 66 159 2.9 0.0 - 8.5
Hispanic 150 462 2.4 0.0 - 5.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 81 1,124 10.9 2.3 - 19.6
20-24 years old 160 858 4.0 0.4 - 7.6
25-34 years old 571 1,417 2.2 0.5 - 3.9
35 years old or more 201 242 1.3 0.0 - 3.5
Education
Less than high school 164 1,606 8.1 2.7 - 13.5
High school graduate 201 771 3.1 0.0 - 6.5
More than high school 639 1,242 1.8 0.4 - 3.2
Marital Status
Married 642 1,014 1.4 0.2 - 2.6
Not Married 371 2,627 6.1 2.8 - 9.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 631 1,492 2.1 0.6 - 3.6
On Medicaid 382 2,148 4.8 1.9 - 7.7

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.