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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Oral Health

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5 or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,873 10,059 67.5 66.6-68.5 1,605 10.9 10.3-11.6 1,067 7.4 6.9- 8.0 1,993 12.9 12.2-13.6 149 1.2 1.0- 1.5
-Cabarrus County 423 280 65.7 60.4-70.6 58 13.1 9.9-17.1 29 7.7 5.2-11.5 54 12.7 9.6-16.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9
GENDER
Male 161 106 65.3 56.8-72.9 17 10.6 6.3-17.1 14 9.1 5.1-15.9 24 15.0 10.0-22.0 0 0.0 . - .
Female 262 174 66.0 59.4-72.1 41 15.6 11.3-21.0 15 6.4 3.8-10.8 30 10.6 7.1-15.4 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5
RACE
White 355 243 68.8 63.2-73.9 45 12.7 9.3-17.2 23 6.4 4.1- 9.9 44 12.1 8.8-16.3 0 0.0 . - .
Other 65 35 51.5 37.8-65.0 12 14.6 7.8-25.7 6 13.8 5.9-28.9 10 16.2 8.3-29.3 2 3.9 1.0-14.5
AGE
18-44 180 129 71.6 63.8-78.3 27 12.2 8.2-17.7 9 6.1 3.0-12.0 13 8.6 4.9-14.8 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1
45+ 242 151 60.7 53.4-67.6 31 14.0 9.5-20.1 19 9.0 5.4-14.5 41 16.4 11.8-22.3 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 197 102 48.3 40.4-56.2 32 17.2 11.9-24.2 22 12.5 7.8-19.4 39 20.6 14.8-27.8 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9
Some College + 225 178 81.9 76.1-86.5 25 9.1 6.0-13.6 7 3.4 1.6- 7.3 15 5.6 3.2- 9.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 205 121 56.6 48.5-64.3 33 16.2 11.2-22.7 15 9.6 5.4-16.6 35 17.0 12.0-23.4 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6
$50,000+ 116 96 83.6 75.1-89.7 10 7.7 3.9-14.7 6 4.4 1.9- 9.6 4 4.2 1.4-11.8 0 0.0 . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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