Talked to a dentist or health care worker about care of teeth and gums 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 1,213 61,781 58.0 53.8 - 62.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 655 43,171 60.8 55.8 - 65.7
Non-Hispanic Black 229 6,970 61.2 47.3 - 75.2
Non-Hispanic Other 95 3,692 51.7 36.5 - 66.9
Hispanic 234 7,948 46.7 35.9 - 57.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 369 3,022 59.5 44.4 - 74.6
20-24 years old 167 12,260 55.1 45.2 - 64.9
25-34 years old 481 35,317 61.1 55.6 - 66.7
35 years old or more 196 11,181 52.1 43.0 - 61.2
Education
Less than high school 329 8,947 53.6 42.7 - 64.5
High school graduate 283 14,254 55.4 46.3 - 64.4
More than high school 596 38,553 60.3 55.2 - 65.5
Marital Status
Married 548 36,082 57.4 52.2 - 62.6
Not Married 665 25,698 58.8 51.9 - 65.6
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 595 34,652 56.4 51.1 - 61.8
On Medicaid 618 27,129 60.0 53.5 - 66.6

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.