Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 3,008 5,698 2.5 1.7 - 3.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,177 1,355 1.2 0.4 - 2.1
Non-Hispanic Black 615 1,557 4.7 1.5 - 7.9
Non-Hispanic Other 382 694 2.4 0.4 - 4.3
Hispanic 834 2,092 4.0 1.7 - 6.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 638 1,067 8.1 1.0 - 15.3
20-24 years old 438 1,277 3.0 1.0 - 5.0
25-34 years old 1,313 2,570 2.2 1.1 - 3.3
35 years old or more 619 783 1.5 0.2 - 2.9
Education
Less than high school 761 2,029 4.5 1.8 - 7.2
High school graduate 652 1,217 2.6 1.0 - 4.3
More than high school 1,585 2,451 1.9 0.9 - 2.8
Marital Status
Married 1,498 1,299 1.0 0.4 - 1.6
Not Married 1,510 4,398 4.7 2.8 - 6.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,458 2,074 1.7 0.8 - 2.6
On Medicaid 1,550 3,624 3.5 1.9 - 5.0

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.