Experienced traumatic stress in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2010

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,010 19,716 17.5 14.4 - 20.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 693 13,799 17.1 13.6 - 20.7
Non-Hispanic Black 96 1,616 16.0 6.4 - 25.5
Non-Hispanic Other 69 767 16.9 1.2 - 32.7
Hispanic 152 3,534 20.1 12.0 - 28.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 62 2,590 34.6 18.8 - 50.4
20-24 years old 181 7,015 31.7 22.9 - 40.6
25-34 years old 580 8,919 13.9 10.3 - 17.4
35 years old or more 187 1,192 6.4 2.4 - 10.4
Education
Less than high school 139 3,839 21.8 12.3 - 31.2
High school graduate 217 4,923 19.8 13.0 - 26.6
More than high school 652 10,934 15.7 12.1 - 19.2
Marital Status
Married 628 5,816 8.8 6.1 - 11.5
Not Married 382 13,900 29.8 23.8 - 35.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 631 8,666 12.5 9.2 - 15.7
On Medicaid 379 11,050 25.6 19.8 - 31.4

*Traumatic stress includes respondents who answered yes to I was homeless, my husband/partner or
I went to jail, or someone very close to me had a problem with drinking or drugs

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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.