Teeth cleaned during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2012

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,451 56,484 52.3 48.1 - 56.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 734 36,976 51.1 46.2 - 56.0
Non-Hispanic Black 277 4,964 46.9 29.6 - 64.2
Non-Hispanic Other 106 3,264 46.0 29.8 - 62.3
Hispanic 334 11,280 62.8 53.0 - 72.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 558 3,741 45.0 30.8 - 59.1
20-24 years old 157 6,577 34.7 24.7 - 44.8
25-34 years old 519 33,383 58.2 52.5 - 63.9
35 years old or more 217 12,782 54.7 45.5 - 64.0
Education
Less than high school 428 10,518 53.7 42.7 - 64.6
High school graduate 318 10,781 50.4 40.7 - 60.2
More than high school 696 34,904 52.6 47.4 - 57.8
Marital Status
Married 616 36,996 59.4 54.1 - 64.7
Not Married 835 19,488 42.7 35.9 - 49.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 680 34,851 56.3 51.0 - 61.7
On Medicaid 771 21,633 46.9 40.1 - 53.7

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.