Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,436 3,688 3.2 2.0 - 4.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 364 273 0.9 0.0 - 2.1
Non-Hispanic Black 347 1,143 4.5 1.6 - 7.4
Non-Hispanic Other 242 627 3.3 0.5 - 6.1
Hispanic 483 1,644 4.1 1.6 - 6.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 85 998 11.3 1.9 - 20.8
20-24 years old 234 884 4.5 1.2 - 7.8
25-34 years old 782 1,225 1.9 0.8 - 3.1
35 years old or more 335 581 2.5 0.2 - 4.7
Education
Less than high school 352 970 3.5 1.1 - 6.0
High school graduate 310 1,323 4.9 1.7 - 8.1
More than high school 771 1,395 2.3 0.8 - 3.8
Marital Status
Married 788 1,332 2.1 0.8 - 3.4
Not Married 648 2,356 4.5 2.3 - 6.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 613 858 1.8 0.4 - 3.3
On Medicaid 817 2,830 4.2 2.3 - 6.0

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.