Needed to see a dentist for a problem during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,045 29,169 25.5 22.1 - 29.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 818 22,403 25.2 21.4 - 29.0
Non-Hispanic Black 90 1,890 23.6 11.9 - 35.2
Non-Hispanic Other 51 1,968 40.3 21.2 - 59.4
Hispanic 86 2,909 23.5 12.1 - 34.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 64 1,820 23.3 10.5 - 36.2
20-24 years old 171 6,406 29.3 20.4 - 38.2
25-34 years old 574 15,495 25.7 21.0 - 30.3
35 years old or more 236 5,448 22.5 15.8 - 29.3
Education
Less than high school 137 7,011 39.2 28.0 - 50.4
High school graduate 253 8,016 26.3 19.7 - 32.9
More than high school 649 13,827 21.4 17.4 - 25.3
Marital Status
Married 724 18,292 24.0 20.0 - 27.9
Not Married 321 10,877 28.7 22.1 - 35.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 715 15,016 20.2 16.5 - 23.9
On Medicaid 330 14,153 35.4 28.6 - 42.2

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.