Needed to see a dentist for a problem 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 1,204 16,972 16.1 13.0 - 19.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 651 11,250 16.0 12.2 - 19.8
Non-Hispanic Black 228 2,673 23.8 11.9 - 35.8
Non-Hispanic Other 94 605 8.7 0.0 - 17.7
Hispanic 231 2,444 14.6 7.1 - 22.2
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 368 408 8.0 4.8 - 11.2
20-24 years old 164 4,269 19.8 11.9 - 27.7
25-34 years old 479 7,859 13.6 9.6 - 17.6
35 years old or more 193 4,437 21.3 13.5 - 29.1
Education
Less than high school 325 3,058 18.9 10.1 - 27.7
High school graduate 283 4,671 18.2 11.2 - 25.2
More than high school 591 9,002 14.3 10.5 - 18.0
Marital Status
Married 545 8,487 13.6 9.9 - 17.2
Not Married 659 8,484 19.8 14.2 - 25.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 591 6,959 11.4 8.0 - 14.9
On Medicaid 613 10,013 22.6 16.9 - 28.3

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.