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, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,027 46,078 42.2 38.4 - 46.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 704 29,513 39.7 35.2 - 44.2
Non-Hispanic Black 95 3,966 43.6 28.8 - 58.4
Non-Hispanic Other 95 4,679 46.5 33.6 - 59.4
Hispanic 133 7,919 50.6 39.6 - 61.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 59 4,989 64.1 49.0 - 79.2
20-24 years old 180 8,396 40.2 31.0 - 49.3
25-34 years old 578 23,597 39.9 34.8 - 45.0
35 years old or more 210 9,095 42.7 34.3 - 51.1
Education
Less than high school 157 8,865 43.3 33.2 - 53.4
High school graduate 195 8,152 39.4 30.5 - 48.3
More than high school 670 28,770 42.6 38.0 - 47.3
Marital Status
Married 648 27,321 40.5 35.8 - 45.2
Not Married 379 18,757 45.0 38.4 - 51.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 628 26,242 40.8 36.0 - 45.6
On Medicaid 399 19,836 44.2 37.9 - 50.6

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.