Experienced traumatic stress in 12 months before delivery

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,054 17,170 15.5 12.6 - 18.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 712 11,461 15.3 11.9 - 18.7
Non-Hispanic Black 101 1,778 18.5 7.6 - 29.3
Non-Hispanic Other 98 1,377 13.5 4.3 - 22.6
Hispanic 143 2,554 15.6 7.8 - 23.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 61 2,825 34.4 19.6 - 49.3
20-24 years old 187 4,497 20.8 13.3 - 28.3
25-34 years old 591 8,772 14.7 10.9 - 18.4
35 years old or more 215 1,077 5.0 1.6 - 8.4
Education
Less than high school 166 5,218 25.0 16.4 - 33.7
High school graduate 203 4,634 21.3 14.0 - 28.6
More than high school 680 7,319 10.8 7.8 - 13.7
Marital Status
Married 661 6,567 9.6 6.7 - 12.5
Not Married 393 10,603 24.9 19.3 - 30.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 666 5,873 8.7 5.9 - 11.4
On Medicaid 388 11,298 26.2 20.4 - 31.9

*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.