Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,636 7,179 3.3 2.2 - 4.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,049 3,679 3.4 1.9 - 5.0
Non-Hispanic Black 532 1,346 4.3 1.1 - 7.5
Non-Hispanic Other 344 665 2.5 0.0 - 5.0
Hispanic 711 1,488 2.7 1.1 - 4.4
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 434 564 6.3 0.1 - 12.5
20-24 years old 411 2,488 5.8 2.7 - 9.0
25-34 years old 1,238 3,248 2.7 1.4 - 3.9
35 years old or more 553 879 1.8 0.3 - 3.4
Education
Less than high school 623 1,416 3.7 1.3 - 6.1
High school graduate 607 1,798 3.5 1.2 - 5.8
More than high school 1,398 3,945 3.0 1.7 - 4.3
Marital Status
Married 1,377 1,972 1.5 0.7 - 2.3
Not Married 1,259 5,207 5.9 3.7 - 8.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,322 2,313 1.9 0.9 - 2.9
On Medicaid 1,313 4,866 4.9 3.0 - 6.8

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.