Went to a dentist or dental clinic during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2008

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,095 55,915 49.6 45.9 - 53.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 762 41,270 51.9 47.6 - 56.3
Non-Hispanic Black 110 3,383 33.2 19.6 - 46.9
Non-Hispanic Other 70 3,005 44.1 29.4 - 58.8
Hispanic 153 8,257 51.0 40.9 - 61.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 52 2,174 39.7 21.9 - 57.5
20-24 years old 205 9,130 44.8 35.7 - 53.9
25-34 years old 607 32,437 50.6 45.7 - 55.6
35 years old or more 231 12,174 53.5 45.6 - 61.5
Education
Less than high school 139 7,394 48.1 37.1 - 59.2
High school graduate 231 7,807 32.1 24.3 - 40.0
More than high school 719 40,668 55.8 51.3 - 60.2
Marital Status
Married 719 39,681 53.0 48.5 - 57.4
Not Married 376 16,234 43.0 36.3 - 49.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 683 38,475 54.2 49.6 - 58.7
On Medicaid 412 17,440 41.9 35.5 - 48.2

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.