Physical abuse during 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 1,805 1.6 0.8 - 2.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 384 137 0.4 0.0 - 1.1
Non-Hispanic Black 302 455 2.3 0.2 - 4.3
Non-Hispanic Other 246 15 0.1 0.0 - 0.2
Hispanic 472 1,199 3.3 1.3 - 5.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 60 . 0.0 NA
20-24 years old 241 681 3.4 0.7 - 6.2
25-34 years old 751 659 1.1 0.2 - 1.9
35 years old or more 352 465 1.8 0.2 - 3.4
Education
Less than high school 287 539 2.6 0.3 - 4.9
High school graduate 320 627 2.5 0.4 - 4.6
More than high school 794 625 1.0 0.2 - 1.7
Marital Status
Married 819 471 0.7 0.0 - 1.4
Not Married 585 1,335 3.0 1.3 - 4.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 716 821 1.4 0.4 - 2.4
On Medicaid 687 984 1.8 0.6 - 3.1

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.