Teeth cleaned during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,953 110,366 50.2 47.6 - 52.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,162 56,903 52.5 48.8 - 56.3
Non-Hispanic Black 604 14,899 46.1 38.6 - 53.6
Non-Hispanic Other 369 11,190 40.3 33.6 - 47.1
Hispanic 818 27,374 53.4 48.2 - 58.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 629 5,886 45.2 34.7 - 55.6
20-24 years old 430 15,411 37.2 31.3 - 43.2
25-34 years old 1,285 62,305 54.0 50.5 - 57.6
35 years old or more 609 26,764 53.5 48.0 - 59.0
Education
Less than high school 738 21,200 49.8 43.5 - 56.2
High school graduate 639 21,057 46.3 40.4 - 52.2
More than high school 1,566 67,827 51.9 48.6 - 55.2
Marital Status
Married 1,472 69,797 54.6 51.3 - 57.9
Not Married 1,481 40,568 44.2 40.0 - 48.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,435 63,806 53.9 50.4 - 57.4
On Medicaid 1,518 46,559 45.9 42.0 - 49.9

This report excludes respondents who have never had their teeth cleaned.

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.