Teeth cleaned during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,208 60,818 57.1 52.9 - 61.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 655 42,863 60.2 55.3 - 65.2
Non-Hispanic Black 228 5,710 50.2 35.9 - 64.5
Non-Hispanic Other 94 3,368 47.9 32.5 - 63.2
Hispanic 231 8,877 52.4 41.6 - 63.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 367 2,780 52.5 37.2 - 67.8
20-24 years old 166 10,591 47.9 38.0 - 57.9
25-34 years old 481 34,715 59.9 54.4 - 65.5
35 years old or more 194 12,731 60.0 51.0 - 69.1
Education
Less than high school 325 7,565 45.4 34.5 - 56.4
High school graduate 284 13,344 51.1 42.0 - 60.1
More than high school 594 39,888 62.8 57.7 - 67.9
Marital Status
Married 549 37,703 59.6 54.4 - 64.7
Not Married 659 23,115 53.5 46.5 - 60.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 594 36,019 58.8 53.5 - 64.1
On Medicaid 614 24,799 54.7 48.1 - 61.4

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.