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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ORAL HEALTH

This question is about the care of your teeth during your most recent pregnancy. I WENT TO A DENTIST OR DENTAL CLINIC.

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1641 951 59.6 56.6-62.5 690 40.4 37.5-43.4
Age
< 20 years 194 132 68.1 59.0-75.9 62 31.9 24.1-41.0
20-24 years 390 272 68.0 61.9-73.5 118 32.0 26.5-38.1
25-34 years 829 439 56.1 51.9-60.3 390 43.9 39.7-48.1
35+ years 228 108 47.9 39.9-56.0 120 52.1 44.0-60.1
Race
White 1134 646 57.8 54.3-61.3 488 42.2 38.7-45.7
Black 434 262 64.6 58.2-70.5 172 35.4 29.5-41.8
Other 73 43 62.8 48.5-75.1 30 37.2 24.9-51.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 205 154 76.2 68.7-82.3 51 23.8 17.7-31.3
No 1433 796 56.4 53.1-59.6 637 43.6 40.4-46.9
Education
< High School 325 237 71.8 65.1-77.6 88 28.2 22.4-34.9
High School 442 281 65.6 59.8-71.0 161 34.4 29.0-40.2
> High School 868 430 50.9 46.8-55.1 438 49.1 44.9-53.2
Marital Status
Married 1003 518 53.5 49.7-57.2 485 46.5 42.8-50.3
Other 638 433 68.2 63.3-72.7 205 31.8 27.3-36.7
Income
14,999 or less 442 318 71.9 66.1-77.0 124 28.1 23.0-33.9
15,000-24,999 254 184 73.1 65.6-79.5 70 26.9 20.5-34.4
25,000-49,999 304 189 64.9 57.9-71.4 115 35.1 28.6-42.1
50,000 or more 542 197 38.8 33.9-44.0 345 61.2 56.0-66.1
WIC recipient
No 937 459 50.5 46.5-54.5 478 49.5 45.5-53.5
Yes 690 482 70.5 65.9-74.6 208 29.5 25.4-34.1
Medicaid recipient
No 784 335 44.9 40.6-49.2 449 55.1 50.8-59.4
Yes 857 616 72.0 67.9-75.7 241 28.0 24.3-32.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 753 436 59.5 56.0-62.8 317 40.5 37.2-44.0
2500+ grams 888 515 59.6 56.3-62.8 373 40.4 37.2-43.7

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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