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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 443 304 68.2 62.2-73.7 39 10.3 6.8-15.1 43 8.1 5.7-11.3 56 13.4 9.5-18.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
GENDER
Male 177 125 70.5 61.3-78.4 20 13.8 8.0-22.7 14 5.3 2.9- 9.3 18 10.4 6.0-17.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 266 179 66.0 57.9-73.2 19 6.8 3.9-11.7 29 10.8 7.0-16.2 38 16.3 10.5-24.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
RACE
White 385 271 72.0 65.8-77.4 31 8.0 5.3-11.9 35 6.9 4.8- 9.9 47 13.1 8.8-18.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Other 56 32 53.6 37.5-69.0 8 19.7 8.6-38.8 7 11.7 5.0-25.0 9 15.0 7.2-28.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 121 85 68.1 57.0-77.4 11 11.2 5.6-21.3 14 8.0 4.3-14.2 11 12.7 6.6-23.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 318 216 68.3 62.0-74.0 28 9.5 6.2-14.1 28 8.0 5.4-11.8 45 14.0 9.9-19.4 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 101 55.5 46.6-64.1 24 11.9 7.4-18.6 23 10.9 6.7-17.1 43 21.5 15.1-29.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Some College + 251 203 78.9 70.2-85.6 15 8.8 4.4-16.9 20 5.7 3.5- 9.2 13 6.6 2.8-14.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 138 56.2 47.5-64.4 26 14.8 9.0-23.5 29 10.5 6.7-16.0 45 18.5 12.9-25.8 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 156 136 86.4 78.9-91.5 9 5.5 2.7-10.7 7 3.5 1.6- 7.6 4 4.6 1.7-12.0 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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