Teeth cleaned during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,573 117,570 54.9 52.2 - 57.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,028 61,880 58.7 54.9 - 62.6
Non-Hispanic Black 520 15,877 51.5 44.3 - 58.6
Non-Hispanic Other 329 10,986 43.4 36.3 - 50.4
Hispanic 696 28,827 54.6 49.5 - 59.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 426 4,727 53.3 41.7 - 64.8
20-24 years old 398 18,925 46.0 39.6 - 52.4
25-34 years old 1,214 65,329 55.5 52.0 - 59.0
35 years old or more 535 28,589 61.4 56.0 - 66.8
Education
Less than high school 600 18,062 49.9 43.4 - 56.3
High school graduate 595 24,502 48.4 42.7 - 54.1
More than high school 1,370 74,970 59.0 55.7 - 62.3
Marital Status
Married 1,345 70,651 55.2 51.9 - 58.5
Not Married 1,228 46,919 54.3 50.0 - 58.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,295 66,647 56.7 53.3 - 60.2
On Medicaid 1,277 50,923 52.6 48.6 - 56.7

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

Note: NYC data are not available prior to 2012.

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.