Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,481 6,266 2.8 2.0 - 3.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,105 1,335 1.2 0.4 - 2.1
Non-Hispanic Black 437 1,790 5.4 2.4 - 8.4
Non-Hispanic Other 351 1,422 4.7 1.8 - 7.6
Hispanic 588 1,719 3.2 1.4 - 5.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 122 1,150 8.1 1.7 - 14.4
20-24 years old 426 1,331 3.1 1.2 - 5.0
25-34 years old 1,367 2,863 2.3 1.3 - 3.4
35 years old or more 566 921 2.0 0.5 - 3.5
Education
Less than high school 444 1,237 2.8 0.8 - 4.8
High school graduate 508 1,839 4.0 1.7 - 6.2
More than high school 1,522 3,189 2.4 1.4 - 3.4
Marital Status
Married 1,497 2,108 1.6 0.8 - 2.4
Not Married 984 4,158 4.6 2.9 - 6.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,299 1,889 1.6 0.8 - 2.5
On Medicaid 1,182 4,377 4.0 2.6 - 5.5

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.