Went to a dentist or dental clinic during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2002

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,190 57,306 48.6 44.9 - 52.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 904 48,673 53.5 49.4 - 57.6
Non-Hispanic Black 132 2,498 22.8 12.7 - 33.0
Non-Hispanic Other 47 2,228 52.3 33.2 - 71.3
Hispanic 107 3,907 33.1 21.6 - 44.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 64 3,283 41.1 25.6 - 56.5
20-24 years old 202 8,557 39.1 30.5 - 47.8
25-34 years old 674 33,052 50.7 45.9 - 55.4
35 years old or more 250 12,415 54.2 46.2 - 62.3
Education
Less than high school 130 6,500 38.6 27.4 - 49.8
High school graduate 337 13,312 39.0 32.4 - 45.7
More than high school 705 37,167 56.7 52.2 - 61.2
Marital Status
Married 879 45,831 53.0 48.9 - 57.2
Not Married 311 11,475 36.3 29.2 - 43.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 857 45,646 54.5 50.3 - 58.6
On Medicaid 333 11,660 34.1 27.2 - 40.9

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.