Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,476 2,981 2.7 1.2 - 4.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 744 1,139 1.6 0.3 - 2.8
Non-Hispanic Black 280 471 4.4 0.0 - 11.6
Non-Hispanic Other 109 276 3.5 0.0 - 8.7
Hispanic 343 1,094 5.8 0.5 - 11.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 566 940 11.2 0.5 - 22.0
20-24 years old 160 436 2.3 0.0 - 5.2
25-34 years old 530 1,168 2.0 0.2 - 3.7
35 years old or more 220 436 1.8 0.0 - 4.3
Education
Less than high school 436 1,404 6.8 1.5 - 12.1
High school graduate 324 280 1.3 0.0 - 3.2
More than high school 707 1,296 1.9 0.3 - 3.6
Marital Status
Married 626 228 0.4 0.0 - 0.9
Not Married 850 2,753 5.9 2.5 - 9.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 692 870 1.4 0.1 - 2.6
On Medicaid 784 2,110 4.5 1.5 - 7.5

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.