Went to a dentist or dental clinic 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 2,554 34,006 16.0 14.1 - 18.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,018 15,420 14.8 12.0 - 17.6
Non-Hispanic Black 516 6,338 21.0 15.2 - 26.8
Non-Hispanic Other 324 3,192 12.8 8.1 - 17.5
Hispanic 696 9,057 17.2 13.4 - 21.0
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 427 1,325 15.3 7.1 - 23.5
20-24 years old 397 8,719 21.3 16.1 - 26.5
25-34 years old 1,203 17,672 15.1 12.6 - 17.7
35 years old or more 527 6,291 13.9 10.0 - 17.8
Education
Less than high school 596 6,838 19.2 14.1 - 24.3
High school graduate 594 8,639 17.1 12.8 - 21.5
More than high school 1,356 18,294 14.6 12.2 - 17.0
Marital Status
Married 1,327 19,196 15.2 12.8 - 17.6
Not Married 1,227 14,810 17.2 14.0 - 20.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,284 13,792 11.8 9.6 - 14.1
On Medicaid 1,269 20,214 21.2 17.9 - 24.5

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.