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Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Data

The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System, is a surveillance project of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state health departments. PRAMS collects state-specific, population-based data on maternal attitudes and experiences before, during, and shortly after pregnancy.

The Injury and Violence Prevention Branch Surveillance Unit compiles and analyzes PRAMS data related to injury and violence.

Physical Abuse During Pregnancy

Drinking During Pregnancy

For older fact sheets, please contact a member of the Injury and Violence Prevention Branch.