SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Oral Health

How long has it been since you last visited a dentist or a dental clinic for any reason?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Pitt County 376 251 63.8 57.9-69.2 47 12.4 9.1-16.7 35 10.8 7.6-15.1 42 12.7 9.0-17.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
GENDER
Male 150 93 58.9 49.9-67.4 17 11.8 7.2-18.9 19 12.6 7.8-19.5 20 16.0 10.0-24.7 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5
Female 226 158 69.1 62.1-75.4 30 13.0 9.0-18.5 16 8.8 5.2-14.4 22 9.1 5.9-13.8 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 252 175 68.0 61.2-74.1 30 10.8 7.4-15.6 23 11.5 7.5-17.2 24 9.7 6.4-14.5 0 0.0 . - .
Other 121 74 56.9 46.2-67.1 17 15.2 9.2-24.2 12 9.8 5.3-17.4 17 17.1 9.8-28.3 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3
AGE
18-44 187 123 61.9 53.5-69.7 24 12.7 8.2-19.2 23 13.4 8.7-20.2 17 11.9 6.9-19.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 187 126 65.5 57.3-72.9 23 12.1 7.8-18.4 12 7.7 4.2-13.6 25 13.9 8.9-21.0 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 146 77 49.9 40.5-59.2 18 12.3 7.4-19.9 18 12.9 7.9-20.5 32 24.1 16.5-33.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4
Some College + 230 174 74.6 67.7-80.4 29 12.4 8.5-17.9 17 9.1 5.5-14.7 10 3.9 2.1- 7.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 118 54.7 46.4-62.7 28 14.1 9.5-20.6 20 11.4 7.1-17.6 33 19.2 13.1-27.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
$50,000+ 111 90 78.9 68.9-86.3 9 8.7 4.3-16.7 11 11.3 6.0-20.5 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4 0 0.0 . - .

Back to Oral Health.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 06APR05.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook