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2009 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. WHEN IN A DENTIST OFFICE, YOU HAD A PROCEDURE DONE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 507 17 3.2 1.9- 5.4 490 96.8 94.6-98.1
Age
< 20 years 36 2 5.2 0.9-24.9 34 94.8 75.1-99.1
20-24 years 89 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 88 99.7 98.1- 100
25-34 years 276 13 4.4 2.5- 7.8 263 95.6 92.2-97.5
35+ years 106 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 105 98.5 90.3-99.8
Race
White 385 13 2.9 1.5- 5.3 372 97.1 94.7-98.5
Black 97 3 3.8 1.2-11.6 94 96.2 88.4-98.8
Other 25 1 5.3 0.7-29.4 24 94.7 70.6-99.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 37 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 35 98.8 95.3-99.7
No 470 15 3.4 2.0- 5.8 455 96.6 94.2-98.0
Education
< High School 46 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 45 99.6 97.1-99.9
High School 110 5 4.6 1.6-12.2 105 95.4 87.8-98.4
> High School 348 11 3.2 1.7- 5.9 337 96.8 94.1-98.3
Marital Status
Married 366 12 3.2 1.7- 5.9 354 96.8 94.1-98.3
Other 141 5 3.2 1.1- 8.7 136 96.8 91.3-98.9
Income
14,999 or less 65 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 63 99.3 97.1-99.8
15,000-24,999 79 4 6.2 2.3-15.6 75 93.8 84.4-97.7
25,000-49,999 97 5 6.3 2.6-14.3 92 93.7 85.7-97.4
50,000 or more 243 5 1.6 0.6- 4.5 238 98.4 95.5-99.4
WIC recipient
No 333 8 2.2 1.0- 4.6 325 97.8 95.4-99.0
Yes 174 9 4.9 2.3-10.0 165 95.1 90.0-97.7
Medicaid recipient
No 332 7 1.9 0.8- 4.2 325 98.1 95.8-99.2
Yes 175 10 5.5 2.7-10.7 165 94.5 89.3-97.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 147 5 3.5 1.5- 8.1 142 96.5 91.9-98.5
2500+ grams 360 12 3.2 1.8- 5.6 348 96.8 94.4-98.2

*Excludes mothers that did not go to a dentist or dental clinic

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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