Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,427 4,051 3.6 2.3 - 4.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 393 282 0.8 0.0 - 1.9
Non-Hispanic Black 336 1,257 5.4 2.2 - 8.6
Non-Hispanic Other 253 1,085 5.4 1.7 - 9.1
Hispanic 445 1,427 3.9 1.6 - 6.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 61 649 10.8 0.1 - 21.4
20-24 years old 239 961 4.6 1.4 - 7.7
25-34 years old 776 1,687 2.7 1.3 - 4.1
35 years old or more 351 754 3.1 0.6 - 5.5
Education
Less than high school 278 727 3.1 0.4 - 5.7
High school graduate 305 975 3.9 1.0 - 6.8
More than high school 842 2,349 3.6 2.0 - 5.2
Marital Status
Married 836 1,446 2.2 0.9 - 3.5
Not Married 591 2,605 5.5 3.1 - 7.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 658 1,189 2.3 0.9 - 3.8
On Medicaid 769 2,862 4.6 2.6 - 6.5

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.