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, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,067 41,030 36.9 33.2 - 40.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 744 29,239 38.4 34.0 - 42.8
Non-Hispanic Black 109 4,351 35.3 22.1 - 48.6
Non-Hispanic Other 71 1,290 19.6 8.4 - 30.8
Hispanic 143 6,149 38.4 28.0 - 48.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 76 4,129 36.8 22.2 - 51.5
20-24 years old 193 6,561 31.3 22.9 - 39.7
25-34 years old 580 22,064 37.9 32.9 - 42.9
35 years old or more 218 8,276 40.0 31.5 - 48.5
Education
Less than high school 158 7,067 36.4 26.4 - 46.4
High school graduate 224 6,940 28.1 20.0 - 36.2
More than high school 678 26,963 40.5 35.8 - 45.1
Marital Status
Married 691 25,942 39.0 34.4 - 43.6
Not Married 376 15,088 33.8 27.5 - 40.2
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 686 27,018 39.6 35.0 - 44.3
On Medicaid 381 14,012 32.6 26.4 - 38.9

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.