Talked to a dentist or health care worker about care of teeth and gums during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2002

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,189 48,176 41.0 37.5 - 44.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 901 39,083 43.3 39.3 - 47.4
Non-Hispanic Black 133 3,816 34.4 22.8 - 45.9
Non-Hispanic Other 47 1,936 45.4 26.3 - 64.5
Hispanic 108 3,342 28.3 17.3 - 39.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 66 3,309 41.2 25.8 - 56.5
20-24 years old 202 7,338 33.8 25.3 - 42.2
25-34 years old 670 28,019 43.4 38.7 - 48.1
35 years old or more 251 9,510 41.2 33.4 - 49.1
Education
Less than high school 132 5,071 30.4 19.8 - 41.0
High school graduate 339 12,658 37.1 30.5 - 43.7
More than high school 700 29,864 45.9 41.3 - 50.4
Marital Status
Married 876 37,202 43.4 39.3 - 47.5
Not Married 313 10,974 34.7 27.6 - 41.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 854 37,553 45.2 41.0 - 49.4
On Medicaid 335 10,623 31.0 24.3 - 37.7

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.