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, 2004

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,044 45,991 40.0 36.3 - 43.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 822 37,162 41.5 37.3 - 45.7
Non-Hispanic Black 90 3,323 40.7 26.9 - 54.6
Non-Hispanic Other 50 2,107 43.3 24.6 - 62.0
Hispanic 82 3,399 27.6 15.6 - 39.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 64 2,872 36.0 21.4 - 50.6
20-24 years old 168 7,447 34.2 25.0 - 43.3
25-34 years old 582 25,845 41.8 36.8 - 46.9
35 years old or more 230 9,827 42.1 34.0 - 50.2
Education
Less than high school 132 6,525 36.4 25.5 - 47.3
High school graduate 251 12,060 40.1 32.6 - 47.5
More than high school 655 27,215 41.5 36.8 - 46.1
Marital Status
Married 723 34,517 45.1 40.6 - 49.6
Not Married 321 11,474 29.9 23.4 - 36.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 718 32,119 43.0 38.5 - 47.5
On Medicaid 326 13,872 34.5 27.9 - 41.2

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.