Went to a dentist or dental clinic during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2003

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,198 55,135 46.9 43.3 - 50.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 909 44,702 50.0 45.9 - 54.1
Non-Hispanic Black 129 3,970 34.2 22.6 - 45.8
Non-Hispanic Other 57 2,094 36.1 20.1 - 52.0
Hispanic 103 4,369 41.0 28.7 - 53.3
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 76 2,863 32.0 17.8 - 46.2
20-24 years old 203 7,325 34.3 25.9 - 42.6
25-34 years old 651 31,234 49.5 44.7 - 54.3
35 years old or more 268 13,713 57.0 49.4 - 64.6
Education
Less than high school 158 5,121 28.9 19.6 - 38.2
High school graduate 319 12,441 39.5 32.3 - 46.7
More than high school 703 36,362 55.1 50.6 - 59.6
Marital Status
Married 848 41,451 50.9 46.7 - 55.1
Not Married 350 13,684 37.9 31.2 - 44.7
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 845 42,414 52.5 48.3 - 56.7
On Medicaid 353 12,721 34.6 28.1 - 41.2

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.