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2008 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 1358 801 59.8 56.9-62.7 557 40.2 37.3-43.1
Age
< 20 years 147 111 76.4 67.5-83.5 36 23.6 16.5-32.5
20-24 years 317 230 72.1 66.0-77.5 87 27.9 22.5-34.0
25-34 years 685 357 53.9 49.7-58.0 328 46.1 42.0-50.3
35+ years 209 103 47.8 40.3-55.3 106 52.2 44.7-59.7
Race
White 964 532 55.6 52.1-59.0 432 44.4 41.0-47.9
Black 328 229 74.4 68.5-79.5 99 25.6 20.5-31.5
Other 66 40 59.6 45.7-72.2 26 40.4 27.8-54.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 187 142 76.4 69.0-82.5 45 23.6 17.5-31.0
No 1170 658 56.7 53.5-59.9 512 43.3 40.1-46.5
Education
< High School 263 195 74.2 67.7-79.8 68 25.8 20.2-32.3
High School 371 265 71.0 65.4-76.1 106 29.0 23.9-34.6
> High School 720 340 47.5 43.5-51.6 380 52.5 48.4-56.5
Marital Status
Married 824 422 51.5 47.6-55.3 402 48.5 44.7-52.4
Other 534 379 71.9 67.3-76.1 155 28.1 23.9-32.7
Income
14,999 or less 374 274 74.0 68.4-78.8 100 26.0 21.2-31.6
15,000-24,999 176 129 74.2 66.2-80.9 47 25.8 19.1-33.8
25,000-49,999 263 160 59.2 52.4-65.6 103 40.8 34.4-47.6
50,000 or more 440 161 37.1 32.3-42.2 279 62.9 57.8-67.7
WIC recipient
No 736 359 48.5 44.5-52.6 377 51.5 47.4-55.5
Yes 615 437 72.1 67.9-76.0 178 27.9 24.0-32.1
Medicaid recipient
No 635 279 43.7 39.5-48.0 356 56.3 52.0-60.5
Yes 723 522 73.3 69.4-76.9 201 26.7 23.1-30.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 444 276 63.1 58.6-67.4 168 36.9 32.6-41.4
2500+ grams 914 525 59.6 56.3-62.7 389 40.4 37.3-43.7

#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.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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