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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Oral Health

How long has it been since you had your teeth cleaned by a dentist or dental hygienist?*

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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 13,315 9,305 68.9 67.9-69.9 1,398 10.6 9.9-11.3 902 7.0 6.5- 7.6 1,390 10.6 9.9-11.3 320 2.9 2.5- 3.4
-Randolph County 309 219 66.2 59.5-72.3 28 11.8 7.7-17.6 16 6.3 3.6-10.5 37 11.8 8.3-16.6 9 4.0 1.8- 8.5
GENDER
Male 124 80 60.4 50.2-69.8 15 13.3 7.6-22.3 8 8.0 3.9-15.8 17 12.8 7.6-20.8 4 5.4 1.9-14.6
Female 185 139 72.4 63.9-79.6 13 10.1 5.2-18.7 8 4.3 2.0- 8.9 20 10.8 6.7-16.9 5 2.4 1.0- 5.8
RACE
White 270 204 71.5 64.5-77.6 19 8.5 5.0-13.9 12 6.7 3.7-11.8 28 10.2 6.6-15.4 7 3.1 1.3- 7.3
Other 38 15 43.9 26.8-62.6 9 26.3 12.9-46.1 4 4.3 1.4-12.9 8 18.0 8.7-33.5 2 7.5 1.5-30.5
AGE
18-44 128 86 61.5 51.3-70.8 13 13.2 7.2-22.9 8 7.9 3.9-15.3 19 14.9 9.3-23.0 2 2.5 0.5-11.0
45+ 178 130 69.3 60.0-77.2 15 10.9 6.0-19.0 8 5.1 2.2-11.4 18 9.6 5.5-16.4 7 5.1 2.0-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 104 56.0 46.9-64.7 19 13.0 7.7-21.0 12 8.6 4.7-15.4 28 16.1 10.7-23.5 8 6.3 2.7-13.9
Some College + 138 115 80.6 71.1-87.6 9 10.1 4.9-19.8 4 2.9 0.9- 8.5 9 5.8 2.8-11.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 108 60.2 50.7-68.9 14 11.2 6.0-19.8 10 7.5 3.8-14.2 24 15.0 9.7-22.5 7 6.2 2.6-14.0
$50,000+ 70 59 81.5 68.5-89.9 5 8.2 3.0-20.4 4 6.3 2.4-15.9 2 4.0 0.9-15.8 0 0.0 . - .

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having teeth.
Note: Denominator includes respondents who reported having never been to a dental clinic.

^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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