Went to a dentist or dental clinic 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 1,208 14,898 14.1 11.1 - 17.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 653 9,972 14.1 10.5 - 17.7
Non-Hispanic Black 228 2,063 18.4 7.5 - 29.3
Non-Hispanic Other 94 605 8.7 0.0 - 17.7
Hispanic 233 2,258 13.3 6.1 - 20.5
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 368 448 8.8 2.1 - 15.5
20-24 years old 166 4,171 18.9 11.3 - 26.6
25-34 years old 481 7,439 12.8 9.0 - 16.7
35 years old or more 193 2,840 13.6 7.0 - 20.2
Education
Less than high school 327 2,665 16.2 8.1 - 24.3
High school graduate 285 3,949 15.1 8.6 - 21.6
More than high school 591 8,050 12.8 9.2 - 16.3
Marital Status
Married 546 8,065 12.9 9.3 - 16.5
Not Married 662 6,833 15.8 10.7 - 20.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 591 5,668 9.3 6.1 - 12.5
On Medicaid 617 9,230 20.5 15.0 - 25.9

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.