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, 2009

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 982 51,624 46.9 42.9 - 50.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 673 35,501 46.4 41.6 - 51.1
Non-Hispanic Black 100 3,849 37.8 24.3 - 51.3
Non-Hispanic Other 65 2,187 41.0 24.0 - 58.0
Hispanic 144 10,087 56.2 45.7 - 66.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 4,318 43.1 28.6 - 57.5
20-24 years old 158 10,568 50.3 40.5 - 60.1
25-34 years old 552 29,196 47.6 42.3 - 52.8
35 years old or more 194 7,542 42.8 33.3 - 52.2
Education
Less than high school 160 9,203 48.4 38.0 - 58.9
High school graduate 188 10,561 45.4 36.0 - 54.8
More than high school 625 31,585 47.0 42.1 - 51.9
Marital Status
Married 622 31,452 46.0 41.1 - 50.9
Not Married 360 20,172 48.3 41.4 - 55.3
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 614 30,296 44.9 40.0 - 49.9
On Medicaid 368 21,327 50.1 43.3 - 56.9

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.