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, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,149 44,907 39.5 35.9 - 43.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 797 31,886 39.6 35.4 - 43.8
Non-Hispanic Black 119 4,022 35.9 22.9 - 49.0
Non-Hispanic Other 65 2,055 36.8 20.9 - 52.6
Hispanic 168 6,944 42.7 33.1 - 52.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 3,421 40.8 25.5 - 56.0
20-24 years old 207 7,157 35.0 26.6 - 43.4
25-34 years old 612 25,602 42.4 37.5 - 47.2
35 years old or more 252 8,728 35.9 28.4 - 43.4
Education
Less than high school 164 7,224 42.9 32.8 - 53.1
High school graduate 240 8,817 35.8 28.0 - 43.6
More than high school 733 28,633 40.3 35.9 - 44.7
Marital Status
Married 781 31,017 39.8 35.6 - 44.0
Not Married 368 13,891 39.0 32.2 - 45.8
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 749 29,985 41.4 37.0 - 45.8
On Medicaid 400 14,923 36.3 30.1 - 42.4

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.