Experienced partner related stress in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,394 33,215 28.2 25.2 - 31.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 358 4,817 15.5 11.0 - 20.1
Non-Hispanic Black 323 9,482 39.3 32.3 - 46.3
Non-Hispanic Other 229 5,367 26.8 19.7 - 34.0
Hispanic 484 13,549 31.7 26.5 - 36.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 76 3,004 40.4 27.2 - 53.7
20-24 years old 264 8,051 32.7 25.8 - 39.6
25-34 years old 729 16,009 25.8 21.8 - 29.7
35 years old or more 325 6,150 25.9 19.5 - 32.2
Education
Less than high school 284 9,867 35.9 29.0 - 42.8
High school graduate 343 8,629 28.0 22.2 - 33.8
More than high school 764 14,517 24.4 20.6 - 28.3
Marital Status
Married 760 12,303 19.0 15.5 - 22.4
Not Married 634 20,912 39.4 34.6 - 44.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 700 13,593 23.3 19.4 - 27.2
On Medicaid 694 19,622 32.9 28.5 - 37.3

*Partner related stress includes respondents who answered yes to either I got separated or divorced,
I argued with my husband/partner more than usual, my husband/partner said he did not want me to be
pregnant

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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.