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2010 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. DID YOU NEED TO SEE A DENTIST FOR A PROBLEM BUT WERE NOT ABLE TO?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 965 773 80.0 76.7-82.8 192 20.0 17.2-23.3
Age
< 20 years 81 61 76.8 64.3-85.9 20 23.2 14.1-35.7
20-24 years 223 157 74.5 67.4-80.6 66 25.5 19.4-32.6
25-34 years 500 420 82.5 78.1-86.1 80 17.5 13.9-21.9
35+ years 161 135 83.0 74.6-89.1 26 17.0 10.9-25.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 592 514 87.2 83.6-90.1 78 12.8 9.9-16.4
Non-Hispanic Black 203 141 70.6 62.6-77.5 62 29.4 22.5-37.4
Non-Hispanic Other 50 38 74.1 57.2-86.0 12 25.9 14.0-42.8
Latina 114 77 67.9 57.3-76.9 37 32.1 23.1-42.7
Education
< High School 153 104 70.1 60.5-78.2 49 29.9 21.8-39.5
High School 248 182 74.9 68.3-80.5 66 25.1 19.5-31.7
> High School 561 485 86.2 82.5-89.2 76 13.8 10.8-17.5
Marital Status
Married 616 532 86.9 83.5-89.7 84 13.1 10.3-16.5
Other 349 241 70.1 64.2-75.5 108 29.9 24.5-35.8
WIC recipient
No 527 472 89.8 86.2-92.5 55 10.2 7.5-13.8
Yes 433 299 71.2 65.9-75.9 134 28.8 24.1-34.1
Medicaid recipient
No 474 433 92.4 89.2-94.7 41 7.6 5.3-10.8
Yes 491 340 70.2 65.2-74.7 151 29.8 25.3-34.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 323 243 73.1 67.8-77.8 80 26.9 22.2-32.2
2500+ grams 642 530 80.6 77.1-83.6 112 19.4 16.4-22.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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