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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Oral Health

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

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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 15,669 10,561 67.2 66.0-68.4 1,507 10.1 9.4-10.9 1,433 9.7 9.0-10.4 2,044 11.5 10.7-12.3 124 1.5 1.1- 2.1
-Alamance County 386 274 69.9 63.2-75.9 39 12.3 8.2-17.9 28 7.5 4.8-11.5 42 9.7 6.8-13.8 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
GENDER
Male 119 86 74.6 62.7-83.7 11 11.7 5.7-22.3 8 4.9 2.3-10.5 13 8.4 4.2-15.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4
Female 267 188 66.4 58.8-73.2 28 12.7 8.0-19.6 20 9.4 5.7-15.3 29 10.8 7.1-16.0 2 0.7 0.1- 3.0
RACE
White 304 233 74.0 66.2-80.5 21 10.7 6.3-17.7 18 6.3 3.6-10.9 30 8.6 5.5-13.1 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
Other 81 41 57.6 43.1-70.9 18 17.2 9.8-28.5 10 11.3 5.6-21.6 11 12.7 6.5-23.5 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9
AGE
18-44 102 66 68.5 56.1-78.8 15 15.8 8.7-27.0 9 7.4 3.5-14.9 11 7.7 4.0-14.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
45+ 280 204 70.5 63.6-76.5 24 9.2 5.8-14.3 19 7.8 4.8-12.6 31 11.9 7.8-17.7 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 98 61.6 50.2-71.9 21 12.0 6.6-20.6 17 9.8 5.5-16.9 34 15.5 10.0-23.2 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8
Some College + 212 175 78.6 70.3-85.1 18 12.6 7.3-20.8 11 5.1 2.6- 9.8 8 3.7 1.7- 8.0 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 115 56.5 46.5-65.9 22 13.7 8.5-21.4 20 11.6 7.0-18.7 30 16.8 11.0-24.9 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7
$50,000+ 134 116 81.6 70.3-89.3 10 11.2 5.3-22.3 5 4.6 1.7-12.0 3 2.6 0.8- 8.1 0 0.0 . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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