Needed to see a dentist for a problem during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2013

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,557 37,388 17.7 15.6 - 19.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,018 17,622 17.0 14.0 - 19.9
Non-Hispanic Black 517 6,881 22.7 16.7 - 28.7
Non-Hispanic Other 327 3,597 14.4 9.5 - 19.3
Hispanic 695 9,288 17.7 13.9 - 21.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 427 1,162 13.4 6.3 - 20.6
20-24 years old 394 8,631 21.4 16.2 - 26.6
25-34 years old 1,205 19,618 16.8 14.1 - 19.4
35 years old or more 531 7,976 17.4 13.1 - 21.8
Education
Less than high school 600 7,933 22.2 16.9 - 27.5
High school graduate 591 9,308 18.6 14.2 - 23.1
More than high school 1,358 19,907 15.8 13.3 - 18.3
Marital Status
Married 1,330 19,819 15.7 13.3 - 18.2
Not Married 1,227 17,569 20.5 17.0 - 24.0
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,287 15,516 13.3 10.9 - 15.7
On Medicaid 1,269 21,872 23.0 19.6 - 26.5

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.