Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,532 2,717 2.4 1.4 - 3.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 433 216 0.6 0.0 - 1.4
Non-Hispanic Black 335 1,086 4.8 1.6 - 8.1
Non-Hispanic Other 273 418 1.9 0.1 - 3.8
Hispanic 491 998 2.9 1.1 - 4.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 72 127 2.7 0.0 - 7.2
20-24 years old 278 841 3.6 0.9 - 6.4
25-34 years old 783 1,402 2.4 1.1 - 3.6
35 years old or more 399 347 1.3 0.0 - 2.7
Education
Less than high school 325 625 2.6 0.5 - 4.6
High school graduate 328 937 3.8 1.2 - 6.4
More than high school 878 1,155 1.8 0.7 - 2.9
Marital Status
Married 872 1,072 1.6 0.6 - 2.7
Not Married 660 1,645 3.5 1.7 - 5.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 766 1,204 2.1 0.8 - 3.4
On Medicaid 766 1,513 2.7 1.3 - 4.0

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.