Needed to see a dentist for a problem during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,088 28,635 25.1 21.7 - 28.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 755 19,932 25.6 21.6 - 29.6
Non-Hispanic Black 110 3,553 28.8 16.2 - 41.4
Non-Hispanic Other 72 1,029 15.6 5.2 - 26.0
Hispanic 151 4,121 24.0 15.1 - 32.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 76 3,226 28.8 14.7 - 42.8
20-24 years old 197 7,507 35.1 26.4 - 43.8
25-34 years old 592 13,513 22.5 18.2 - 26.8
35 years old or more 223 4,389 20.6 13.6 - 27.7
Education
Less than high school 164 6,567 32.7 23.2 - 42.2
High school graduate 230 7,846 30.2 22.2 - 38.2
More than high school 687 14,156 20.9 17.1 - 24.8
Marital Status
Married 702 12,510 18.4 14.8 - 22.0
Not Married 386 16,124 35.0 28.6 - 41.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 697 12,234 17.6 14.0 - 21.1
On Medicaid 391 16,401 37.0 30.6 - 43.4

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.