Experienced traumatic stress in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,481 25,653 11.4 9.8 - 13.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,105 12,895 11.9 9.4 - 14.4
Non-Hispanic Black 437 4,548 13.8 9.3 - 18.3
Non-Hispanic Other 351 2,185 7.2 3.3 - 11.0
Hispanic 588 6,025 11.4 8.1 - 14.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 122 3,390 23.8 14.0 - 33.7
20-24 years old 426 7,145 16.8 12.2 - 21.3
25-34 years old 1,367 12,929 10.6 8.5 - 12.7
35 years old or more 566 2,188 4.8 2.7 - 6.9
Education
Less than high school 444 7,484 16.8 12.1 - 21.4
High school graduate 508 6,951 15.0 10.9 - 19.1
More than high school 1,522 11,219 8.4 6.6 - 10.2
Marital Status
Married 1,497 9,187 6.8 5.2 - 8.5
Not Married 984 16,466 18.2 15.0 - 21.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,352 7,809 6.5 4.8 - 8.2
On Medicaid 1,129 17,844 17.1 14.2 - 20.0

*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

"

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.