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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 404 268 60.0 52.9-66.6 27 8.8 5.3-14.0 48 15.0 10.5-20.9 60 16.0 11.2-22.5 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
GENDER
Male 162 101 59.7 49.5-69.0 8 6.3 2.8-13.4 25 18.2 11.1-28.5 28 15.8 10.2-23.8 0 0.0 . - .
Female 242 167 60.2 50.4-69.3 19 10.9 5.8-19.4 23 12.1 7.3-19.5 32 16.2 9.3-26.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
RACE
White 359 249 63.4 55.6-70.6 21 7.8 4.3-13.7 40 14.7 9.8-21.4 49 14.1 9.1-21.3 0 0.0 . - .
Other 43 18 41.3 25.6-59.1 6 14.5 6.1-30.7 7 15.3 6.7-31.2 11 27.0 14.3-44.9 1 1.8 0.3-11.8
AGE
18-44 117 72 54.7 43.2-65.7 11 12.6 6.6-22.7 19 17.5 10.5-27.8 14 14.6 7.3-27.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7
45+ 286 195 65.4 58.2-72.0 16 4.7 2.8- 7.9 29 12.3 7.7-19.0 46 17.5 12.6-23.8 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 135 50.4 42.1-58.8 17 10.0 5.6-17.1 34 19.9 13.2-28.9 46 19.2 13.7-26.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
Some College + 171 133 73.6 60.6-83.5 10 7.0 2.7-17.2 14 7.8 4.3-13.7 14 11.5 4.3-27.4 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 242 144 51.2 42.1-60.1 15 8.2 4.3-15.1 37 18.6 12.2-27.4 45 21.5 14.1-31.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
$50,000+ 111 90 74.8 62.0-84.4 7 9.6 3.5-23.5 7 8.5 3.7-18.4 7 7.0 3.1-15.1 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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