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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. 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 452 315 67.6 62.3-72.5 137 32.4 27.5-37.7
Age
< 20 years 31 17 52.1 31.6-71.9 14 47.9 28.1-68.4
20-24 years 76 39 53.6 40.8-65.9 37 46.4 34.1-59.2
25-34 years 253 189 72.1 65.2-78.1 64 27.9 21.9-34.8
35+ years 92 70 76.4 64.5-85.2 22 23.6 14.8-35.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 316 237 74.0 68.0-79.3 79 26.0 20.7-32.0
Non-Hispanic Black 85 48 54.5 41.9-66.5 37 45.5 33.5-58.1
Non-Hispanic Other 18 10 45.2 21.9-70.8 8 54.8 29.2-78.1
Latina 30 18 60.0 39.4-77.6 12 40.0 22.4-60.6
Education
< High School 52 22 41.2 25.2-59.3 30 58.8 40.7-74.8
High School 89 51 61.3 49.5-72.0 38 38.7 28.0-50.5
> High School 310 242 75.1 69.1-80.2 68 24.9 19.8-30.9
Marital Status
Married 332 253 74.7 68.9-79.8 79 25.3 20.2-31.1
Other 120 62 52.7 42.4-62.8 58 47.3 37.2-57.6
WIC recipient
No 299 235 78.3 72.4-83.3 64 21.7 16.7-27.6
Yes 151 79 51.9 42.7-60.9 72 48.1 39.1-57.3
Medicaid recipient
No 290 236 80.6 74.8-85.4 54 19.4 14.6-25.2
Yes 162 79 49.0 40.1-57.9 83 51.0 42.1-59.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 147 100 64.5 56.1-72.0 47 35.5 28.0-43.9
2500+ grams 305 215 67.8 62.1-73.0 90 32.2 27.0-37.9

*Includes mothers who went to a dental clinic or adentist for a filling, extraction or other porcecure but excludes those who had dental cleaning.

~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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