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, 2003

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,197 47,560 40.8 37.2 - 44.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 907 37,626 42.4 38.4 - 46.5
Non-Hispanic Black 128 3,977 34.3 22.6 - 45.9
Non-Hispanic Other 58 1,915 32.9 17.1 - 48.7
Hispanic 104 4,043 38.5 26.3 - 50.8
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 5,006 54.4 39.4 - 69.4
20-24 years old 205 7,994 37.7 29.2 - 46.3
25-34 years old 647 23,591 37.8 33.2 - 42.5
35 years old or more 267 10,969 45.9 38.2 - 53.5
Education
Less than high school 160 6,960 39.7 29.5 - 49.8
High school graduate 317 10,724 34.2 27.2 - 41.3
More than high school 702 28,304 43.2 38.7 - 47.7
Marital Status
Married 848 34,060 42.0 37.8 - 46.1
Not Married 349 13,501 38.0 31.2 - 44.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 841 33,757 42.0 37.9 - 46.2
On Medicaid 356 13,804 38.0 31.2 - 44.8

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.