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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 418 318 77.7 72.2-82.5 100 22.3 17.5-27.8
GENDER
Male 163 113 73.7 64.5-81.1 50 26.3 18.9-35.5
Female 255 205 81.5 74.5-86.8 50 18.5 13.2-25.5
RACE
White 310 249 84.8 79.6-88.9 61 15.2 11.1-20.4
Other 105 67 65.4 53.5-75.7 38 34.6 24.3-46.5
AGE
18-44 107 82 80.3 70.3-87.5 25 19.7 12.5-29.7
45+ 307 232 75.0 68.6-80.5 75 25.0 19.5-31.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 97 66.9 55.3-76.7 61 33.1 23.3-44.7
Some College + 259 220 85.1 79.1-89.5 39 14.9 10.5-20.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 117 63.3 53.0-72.6 69 36.7 27.4-47.0
$50,000+ 175 155 87.6 80.6-92.3 20 12.4 7.7-19.4

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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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