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, 2006

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,069 44,624 39.4 35.6 - 43.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 784 35,094 42.6 38.2 - 46.9
Non-Hispanic Black 109 3,574 37.0 22.9 - 51.0
Non-Hispanic Other 50 1,413 31.1 14.2 - 47.9
Hispanic 126 4,544 27.3 17.4 - 37.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 72 3,487 41.4 24.9 - 58.0
20-24 years old 201 7,310 30.3 22.1 - 38.5
25-34 years old 570 24,260 41.8 36.6 - 46.9
35 years old or more 226 9,568 42.2 34.2 - 50.1
Education
Less than high school 151 5,956 29.2 19.5 - 38.9
High school graduate 239 9,143 34.9 27.2 - 42.7
More than high school 668 29,130 44.5 39.7 - 49.2
Marital Status
Married 702 31,805 43.5 38.9 - 48.0
Not Married 367 12,819 31.9 25.4 - 38.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 693 31,021 44.1 39.5 - 48.8
On Medicaid 375 13,603 31.6 25.3 - 37.9

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.