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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Oral Health

Adults that have visited a dentist, dental hygenist or dental clinic within the past year
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,722 10,807 68.5 67.4-69.7 4,915 31.5 30.3-32.6
-Alamance County 386 279 71.0 64.4-76.9 107 29.0 23.1-35.6
GENDER
Male 119 87 75.0 63.1-84.0 32 25.0 16.0-36.9
Female 267 192 68.1 60.5-74.8 75 31.9 25.2-39.5
RACE
White 304 234 74.2 66.5-80.7 70 25.8 19.3-33.5
Other 81 45 61.6 47.3-74.1 36 38.4 25.9-52.7
AGE
18-44 102 68 70.0 57.7-80.0 34 30.0 20.0-42.3
45+ 280 207 71.3 64.5-77.3 73 28.7 22.7-35.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 102 63.2 51.9-73.2 71 36.8 26.8-48.1
Some College + 212 176 79.2 70.9-85.6 36 20.8 14.4-29.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 118 58.1 48.3-67.4 72 41.9 32.6-51.7
$50,000+ 134 117 82.3 70.9-89.8 17 17.7 10.2-29.1

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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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