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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 426 297 71.1 65.6-76.1 39 9.0 6.4-12.6 32 9.1 6.1-13.5 52 10.2 7.4-13.8 6 0.6 0.3- 1.5
GENDER
Male 146 102 70.0 60.6-78.0 13 10.0 5.6-17.2 13 11.6 6.5-20.1 16 7.8 4.5-13.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Female 280 195 71.9 65.0-77.9 26 8.3 5.5-12.4 19 7.2 4.1-12.4 36 11.9 8.0-17.2 4 0.7 0.3- 2.0
RACE
White 371 270 74.9 69.2-79.8 30 8.3 5.6-12.3 22 6.6 4.0-10.8 45 9.6 6.9-13.4 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4
Other 53 27 52.8 36.4-68.6 7 10.0 4.2-22.0 10 22.7 11.5-39.9 7 13.2 5.5-28.6 2 1.3 0.3- 5.8
AGE
18-44 128 91 73.7 64.7-81.1 19 11.8 7.3-18.4 9 7.5 3.8-14.3 8 6.7 3.3-13.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
45+ 296 204 68.2 61.4-74.3 20 6.3 3.9-10.2 23 10.8 6.5-17.4 44 13.7 10.0-18.5 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 103 57.2 48.1-65.9 19 8.8 5.3-14.2 21 13.6 8.2-21.7 41 19.3 13.5-26.9 5 1.2 0.5- 2.9
Some College + 234 192 81.2 74.4-86.5 19 8.9 5.4-14.3 11 6.0 3.0-11.5 11 3.7 1.9- 7.0 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 199 119 60.9 52.0-69.1 20 10.4 6.4-16.6 21 12.8 7.7-20.5 35 14.9 9.9-21.6 4 1.0 0.3- 2.8
$50,000+ 158 133 83.2 75.0-89.0 12 7.3 3.9-13.0 6 5.5 2.3-13.0 6 3.7 1.5- 8.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0

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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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