Experienced partner related stress in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,532 27,105 23.8 21.1 - 26.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 433 5,237 14.5 10.6 - 18.4
Non-Hispanic Black 335 8,833 39.2 32.1 - 46.3
Non-Hispanic Other 273 2,684 12.5 7.8 - 17.2
Hispanic 491 10,351 30.5 25.3 - 35.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 72 1,770 37.5 23.5 - 51.4
20-24 years old 278 7,996 34.6 27.7 - 41.5
25-34 years old 783 11,988 20.2 16.8 - 23.6
35 years old or more 399 5,351 19.9 14.9 - 25.0
Education
Less than high school 325 6,024 24.9 19.0 - 30.8
High school graduate 328 6,143 25.0 19.1 - 30.9
More than high school 878 14,938 22.9 19.5 - 26.4
Marital Status
Married 872 9,345 14.0 11.3 - 16.8
Not Married 660 17,760 37.5 32.7 - 42.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 766 10,944 19.1 15.6 - 22.7
On Medicaid 766 16,161 28.4 24.4 - 32.4

*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.