Needed to see a dentist for a problem during pregnancy

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 1,033 21,190 19.4 16.3 - 22.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 707 14,951 20.1 16.4 - 23.8
Non-Hispanic Black 97 1,488 16.3 5.7 - 26.9
Non-Hispanic Other 95 1,846 18.4 8.2 - 28.5
Hispanic 134 2,904 18.5 10.0 - 27.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 1,263 16.3 5.0 - 27.7
20-24 years old 183 6,016 28.5 20.0 - 36.9
25-34 years old 580 10,888 18.4 14.3 - 22.5
35 years old or more 211 3,022 14.2 8.4 - 19.9
Education
Less than high school 158 4,422 21.8 13.4 - 30.2
High school graduate 198 5,348 25.4 17.5 - 33.2
More than high school 672 11,161 16.5 13.0 - 20.0
Marital Status
Married 651 9,616 14.2 10.9 - 17.5
Not Married 382 11,574 27.8 21.9 - 33.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 630 9,929 15.4 11.9 - 18.9
On Medicaid 403 11,261 25.1 19.6 - 30.6

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.