Needed to see a dentist for a problem during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,154 26,358 23.0 19.9 - 26.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 799 17,018 21.0 17.5 - 24.5
Non-Hispanic Black 121 3,830 34.1 21.3 - 46.9
Non-Hispanic Other 65 1,672 29.9 14.9 - 44.9
Hispanic 169 3,838 22.9 14.9 - 30.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 77 1,654 19.8 7.4 - 32.2
20-24 years old 207 5,609 27.4 19.6 - 35.3
25-34 years old 618 13,856 22.5 18.3 - 26.7
35 years old or more 252 5,239 21.6 15.0 - 28.1
Education
Less than high school 166 5,254 30.6 21.2 - 40.0
High school graduate 241 7,054 28.3 21.0 - 35.6
More than high school 734 13,591 19.1 15.5 - 22.7
Marital Status
Married 782 15,209 19.4 15.9 - 22.9
Not Married 372 11,150 30.7 24.4 - 37.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 749 11,509 15.8 12.5 - 19.1
On Medicaid 405 14,849 35.5 29.3 - 41.6

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.