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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 389 285 67.6 59.3-74.9 34 10.2 6.6-15.3 29 8.5 4.9-14.5 39 10.6 6.4-17.0 2 3.1 0.5-17.2
GENDER
Male 145 107 63.8 50.3-75.5 13 11.0 5.7-20.1 10 9.4 4.0-20.8 13 10.0 4.2-22.2 2 5.7 0.9-28.4
Female 244 178 72.1 64.7-78.5 21 9.2 5.7-14.6 19 7.5 4.5-12.3 26 11.2 7.0-17.5 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 221 179 78.8 69.6-85.7 12 9.3 4.0-20.1 14 5.9 3.4-10.2 16 6.0 3.3-10.7 0 0.0 . - .
Other 164 104 60.1 48.1-71.0 20 10.0 6.1-16.1 15 10.6 5.0-20.8 23 14.0 7.4-24.7 2 5.4 0.9-26.9
AGE
18-44 134 97 62.6 49.8-73.9 18 13.3 7.7-22.0 9 8.6 3.6-19.5 9 10.4 4.6-22.1 1 5.1 0.7-27.8
45+ 253 187 74.6 67.9-80.4 15 5.7 3.3- 9.6 20 8.5 5.1-13.7 30 10.8 7.1-16.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 114 68 59.6 45.2-72.5 13 9.7 5.1-17.5 9 8.6 4.0-17.7 22 13.9 8.0-23.0 2 8.2 1.4-36.9
Some College + 275 217 72.5 62.3-80.8 21 10.5 5.9-17.8 20 8.5 3.9-17.3 17 8.6 3.6-19.0 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 104 54.5 41.8-66.5 19 14.0 7.8-23.8 17 8.1 4.2-14.8 27 17.0 9.3-29.2 2 6.5 1.1-31.1
$50,000+ 181 152 83.9 76.6-89.3 11 5.8 2.9-11.1 9 5.1 2.5-10.2 9 5.2 2.3-11.0 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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