Physical abuse during 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 5,479 2.5 1.6 - 3.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,049 3,034 2.8 1.4 - 4.2
Non-Hispanic Black 532 903 2.9 0.5 - 5.2
Non-Hispanic Other 344 48 0.2 0.0 - 0.4
Hispanic 711 1,494 2.7 1.2 - 4.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 434 281 3.1 0.0 - 6.9
20-24 years old 411 2,254 5.3 2.3 - 8.3
25-34 years old 1,238 2,009 1.7 0.7 - 2.6
35 years old or more 553 935 1.9 0.4 - 3.5
Education
Less than high school 623 899 2.4 0.6 - 4.1
High school graduate 607 1,997 3.9 1.5 - 6.2
More than high school 1,398 2,568 2.0 1.0 - 3.0
Marital Status
Married 1,377 1,412 1.1 0.4 - 1.8
Not Married 1,259 4,066 4.6 2.7 - 6.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,322 1,446 1.2 0.5 - 1.9
On Medicaid 1,313 4,032 4.1 2.4 - 5.7

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.