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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 GO TO A DENTIST OR DENTAL CLINIC?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 965 490 52.9 49.2-56.5 475 47.1 43.5-50.8
Age
< 20 years 82 48 62.4 49.4-73.8 34 37.6 26.2-50.6
20-24 years 224 145 64.5 57.0-71.3 79 35.5 28.7-43.0
25-34 years 500 233 48.3 43.2-53.3 267 51.7 46.7-56.8
35+ years 159 64 41.1 32.4-50.4 95 58.9 49.6-67.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 592 256 45.9 41.3-50.6 336 54.1 49.4-58.7
Non-Hispanic Black 205 118 55.6 47.3-63.5 87 44.4 36.5-52.7
Non-Hispanic Other 51 33 62.2 45.7-76.3 18 37.8 23.7-54.3
Latina 111 80 75.4 65.5-83.1 31 24.6 16.9-34.5
Education
< High School 151 95 68.8 59.1-77.0 56 31.2 23.0-40.9
High School 249 158 62.1 55.0-68.8 91 37.9 31.2-45.0
> High School 562 235 42.3 37.7-47.0 327 57.7 53.0-62.3
Marital Status
Married 615 268 45.9 41.4-50.4 347 54.1 49.6-58.6
Other 350 222 62.8 56.6-68.5 128 37.2 31.5-43.4
WIC recipient
No 526 213 42.5 37.7-47.4 313 57.5 52.6-62.3
Yes 434 275 63.3 57.9-68.5 159 36.7 31.5-42.1
Medicaid recipient
No 474 170 37.6 32.7-42.8 304 62.4 57.2-67.3
Yes 491 320 65.0 59.9-69.8 171 35.0 30.2-40.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 171 55.7 50.2-61.0 155 44.3 39.0-49.8
2500+ grams 639 319 52.7 48.7-56.6 320 47.3 43.4-51.3

~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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