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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 418 308 75.8 70.1-80.7 29 6.3 4.1- 9.7 40 9.0 6.2-12.7 39 8.0 5.2-12.0 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7
GENDER
Male 163 110 72.6 63.4-80.2 14 7.6 4.1-13.8 18 9.0 5.3-14.7 20 9.9 5.4-17.5 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9
Female 255 198 78.8 71.5-84.6 15 5.1 2.8- 9.3 22 8.9 5.3-14.6 19 6.2 3.6-10.5 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8
RACE
White 310 243 83.5 78.1-87.7 16 4.3 2.3- 7.6 26 7.7 5.0-11.8 25 4.5 2.8- 7.3 0 0.0 . - .
Other 105 63 62.4 50.4-73.1 13 10.1 5.3-18.3 13 10.6 5.6-19.2 14 14.2 7.8-24.5 2 2.6 0.6-10.0
AGE
18-44 107 80 78.9 68.8-86.4 9 7.1 3.4-14.2 11 7.3 3.7-13.8 5 4.7 1.6-12.9 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8
45+ 307 224 72.5 66.1-78.2 20 5.7 3.6- 9.1 29 10.6 7.0-15.8 34 11.1 7.4-16.4 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 92 64.9 53.1-75.0 11 6.2 2.9-12.6 21 11.9 7.0-19.5 34 17.0 10.5-26.4 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 259 215 83.2 77.1-88.0 18 6.4 3.7-10.9 19 7.0 4.1-11.5 5 1.8 0.6- 5.2 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 113 62.1 51.8-71.5 18 8.2 4.6-14.3 22 11.7 6.9-19.1 31 15.7 9.7-24.3 2 2.3 0.6- 8.8
$50,000+ 175 152 86.5 79.5-91.3 9 5.3 2.5-10.8 12 6.9 3.7-12.4 2 1.4 0.3- 5.4 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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