Experienced partner related stress* in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,636 50,432 22.9 20.7 - 25.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,049 19,446 18.1 15.1 - 21.1
Non-Hispanic Black 532 11,876 37.6 30.7 - 44.6
Non-Hispanic Other 344 4,613 17.2 12.1 - 22.4
Hispanic 711 14,496 26.7 22.1 - 31.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 434 2,595 29.1 18.7 - 39.4
20-24 years old 411 11,838 27.8 22.0 - 33.6
25-34 years old 1,238 24,906 20.7 17.8 - 23.5
35 years old or more 553 11,092 23.1 18.4 - 27.8
Education
Less than high school 623 8,946 23.5 18.0 - 29.0
High school graduate 607 14,190 27.6 22.5 - 32.6
More than high school 1,398 27,264 20.9 18.2 - 23.7
Marital Status
Married 1,377 22,727 17.3 14.8 - 19.8
Not Married 1,259 27,705 31.1 27.1 - 35.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,322 22,562 18.7 16.0 - 21.5
On Medicaid 1,313 27,870 28.0 24.4 - 31.6

*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.

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.