Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,446 7,782 3.4 2.5 - 4.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,057 2,054 1.9 0.8 - 2.9
Non-Hispanic Black 443 1,888 5.3 2.4 - 8.2
Non-Hispanic Other 311 858 3.7 1.0 - 6.3
Hispanic 635 2,983 5.1 2.7 - 7.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 147 2,270 13.9 6.5 - 21.4
20-24 years old 415 2,679 6.4 3.3 - 9.5
25-34 years old 1,362 2,181 1.7 0.9 - 2.6
35 years old or more 522 651 1.5 0.3 - 2.8
Education
Less than high school 491 1,924 4.3 1.9 - 6.6
High school graduate 527 3,105 6.0 3.3 - 8.7
More than high school 1,423 2,753 2.1 1.1 - 3.1
Marital Status
Married 1,416 2,512 1.9 1.0 - 2.9
Not Married 1,030 5,270 5.3 3.5 - 7.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,217 1,612 1.4 0.6 - 2.3
On Medicaid 1,223 6,170 5.4 3.7 - 7.1

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.