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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 444 309 69.2 63.2-74.7 135 30.8 25.3-36.8
GENDER
Male 177 127 71.9 62.7-79.6 50 28.1 20.4-37.3
Female 267 182 66.7 58.6-73.9 85 33.3 26.1-41.4
RACE
White 386 275 73.1 67.0-78.4 111 26.9 21.6-33.0
Other 56 33 54.3 38.1-69.6 23 45.7 30.4-61.9
AGE
18-44 121 86 68.6 57.4-77.9 35 31.4 22.1-42.6
45+ 319 220 69.9 63.7-75.4 99 30.1 24.6-36.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 103 56.1 47.2-64.6 90 43.9 35.4-52.8
Some College + 251 206 80.3 71.6-86.8 45 19.7 13.2-28.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 141 57.5 48.9-65.8 97 42.5 34.2-51.1
$50,000+ 156 137 87.0 79.5-92.0 19 13.0 8.0-20.5

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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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