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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I HAD MY TEETH CLEANED BY A DENTIST OR DENTAL HYGENIST

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 933 424 47.3 43.6-51.0 509 52.7 49.0-56.4
Age
18-19 years 50 24 44.1 29.1-60.2 26 55.9 39.8-70.9
20-24 years 222 144 63.6 56.1-70.5 78 36.4 29.5-43.9
25-34 years 505 206 43.2 38.3-48.2 299 56.8 51.8-61.7
35-44 years 156 50 33.4 25.3-42.7 106 66.6 57.3-74.7
Race
White 659 270 43.8 39.4-48.2 389 56.2 51.8-60.6
Black 195 107 53.5 45.1-61.6 88 46.5 38.4-54.9
Other 72 43 60.4 47.0-72.4 29 39.6 27.6-53.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 106 77 74.6 64.5-82.7 29 25.4 17.3-35.5
No 825 346 42.8 38.9-46.8 479 57.2 53.2-61.1
Education
< High School 124 87 67.9 56.9-77.2 37 32.1 22.8-43.1
High School 244 152 61.8 54.7-68.5 92 38.2 31.5-45.3
> High School 562 185 34.2 29.9-38.8 377 65.8 61.2-70.1
Marital Status
Married 617 218 37.5 33.3-42.0 399 62.5 58.0-66.7
Other 316 206 62.9 56.4-69.0 110 37.1 31.0-43.6
Income
14,999 or less 240 164 64.5 56.9-71.3 76 35.5 28.7-43.1
15,000-24,999 131 84 66.3 56.5-74.9 47 33.7 25.1-43.5
25,000-49,999 196 96 51.3 43.3-59.2 100 48.7 40.8-56.7
50,000 or more 317 52 17.2 12.9-22.5 265 82.8 77.5-87.1
WIC recipient
No 522 162 33.2 28.7-38.0 360 66.8 62.0-71.3
Yes 405 256 61.1 55.5-66.5 149 38.9 33.5-44.5
Medicaid recipient
No 481 132 30.3 25.7-35.4 349 69.7 64.6-74.3
Yes 452 292 62.6 57.2-67.7 160 37.4 32.3-42.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 308 151 53.6 48.0-59.1 157 46.4 40.9-52.0
2500+ grams 625 273 46.7 42.7-50.8 352 53.3 49.2-57.3

#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 20APR12

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