Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,404 2,270 2.0 1.1 - 2.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 384 536 1.5 0.1 - 3.0
Non-Hispanic Black 302 625 3.1 0.5 - 5.7
Non-Hispanic Other 246 168 0.9 0.0 - 2.0
Hispanic 472 942 2.6 0.8 - 4.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 60 20 0.6 0.0 - 1.7
20-24 years old 241 675 3.4 0.6 - 6.2
25-34 years old 751 1,165 1.9 0.7 - 3.1
35 years old or more 352 410 1.6 0.0 - 3.1
Education
Less than high school 287 582 2.8 0.5 - 5.1
High school graduate 320 451 1.8 0.0 - 3.5
More than high school 794 1,222 1.9 0.7 - 3.0
Marital Status
Married 819 811 1.2 0.3 - 2.1
Not Married 585 1,459 3.3 1.5 - 5.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 716 1,175 2.0 0.8 - 3.3
On Medicaid 687 1,095 2.1 0.8 - 3.3

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.