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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 404 276 64.0 57.1-70.5 128 36.0 29.5-42.9
GENDER
Male 162 105 63.7 53.6-72.7 57 36.3 27.3-46.4
Female 242 171 64.3 54.4-73.1 71 35.7 26.9-45.6
RACE
White 359 256 68.1 60.3-74.9 103 31.9 25.1-39.7
Other 43 19 42.5 26.6-60.2 24 57.5 39.8-73.4
AGE
18-44 117 77 61.4 49.6-72.0 40 38.6 28.0-50.4
45+ 286 198 66.8 59.6-73.3 88 33.2 26.7-40.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 140 54.6 46.1-62.9 93 45.4 37.1-53.9
Some College + 171 136 77.6 64.9-86.7 35 22.4 13.3-35.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 242 149 54.5 45.2-63.5 93 45.5 36.5-54.8
$50,000+ 111 93 81.8 71.3-89.1 18 18.2 10.9-28.7

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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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