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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 406 299 72.8 67.0-78.0 107 27.2 22.0-33.0
GENDER
Male 159 114 71.6 62.0-79.6 45 28.4 20.4-38.0
Female 247 185 74.0 66.9-80.1 62 26.0 19.9-33.1
RACE
White 305 239 77.1 70.5-82.7 66 22.9 17.3-29.5
Other 101 60 62.9 50.7-73.7 41 37.1 26.3-49.3
AGE
18-44 109 80 74.7 64.0-83.0 29 25.3 17.0-36.0
45+ 292 215 71.6 64.7-77.6 77 28.4 22.4-35.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 82 64.1 53.3-73.6 53 35.9 26.4-46.7
Some College + 271 217 77.0 69.6-83.0 54 23.0 17.0-30.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 111 65.4 55.5-74.0 62 34.6 26.0-44.5
$50,000+ 184 158 84.9 77.7-90.0 26 15.1 10.0-22.3

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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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