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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Oral Health

How long has it been since you had your teeth cleaned by a dentist or dental hygienist?*

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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 14,117 9,788 67.2 65.9-68.4 1,342 10.3 9.5-11.1 1,135 8.8 8.1- 9.6 1,499 10.3 9.5-11.1 353 3.4 2.9- 4.1
-Johnston County 424 298 62.9 55.7-69.6 47 13.9 9.5-20.1 22 9.6 5.4-16.6 48 11.1 7.5-16.0 9 2.5 1.1- 5.2
GENDER
Male 158 102 55.8 45.1-66.0 17 13.1 7.8-21.2 11 16.3 8.2-29.7 22 10.9 6.5-17.6 6 3.9 1.5- 9.5
Female 266 196 69.2 59.5-77.4 30 14.7 8.3-24.5 11 3.7 1.9- 7.4 26 11.2 6.4-19.1 3 1.2 0.3- 4.3
RACE
White 342 253 68.6 60.1-76.0 36 13.2 8.2-20.7 14 6.6 2.8-14.6 32 9.3 5.6-15.1 7 2.2 0.9- 5.3
Other 77 41 41.7 29.1-55.4 11 17.1 9.1-29.9 8 21.0 9.8-39.3 15 16.9 9.2-29.0 2 3.3 0.7-13.8
AGE
18-44 149 98 54.9 43.9-65.5 25 19.5 12.0-30.2 12 15.2 7.8-27.4 10 7.9 3.7-16.1 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9
45+ 271 198 72.3 64.8-78.8 21 7.2 4.3-11.7 10 3.3 1.6- 6.4 37 14.8 9.8-21.6 5 2.4 0.8- 7.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 96 48.9 38.1-59.9 21 13.2 8.0-21.0 9 13.9 6.2-28.3 33 18.5 11.6-28.2 8 5.5 2.5-11.7
Some College + 254 199 73.2 63.6-81.0 26 14.6 8.3-24.4 13 6.5 3.0-13.3 15 5.6 2.9-10.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 117 47.1 37.6-56.9 27 15.0 9.5-22.7 14 16.1 8.1-29.7 32 18.4 11.7-27.8 5 3.4 1.3- 8.6
$50,000+ 180 153 79.9 68.7-87.8 16 14.1 7.1-26.1 6 2.9 1.2- 6.7 5 3.0 1.0- 9.2 0 0.0 . - .

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having teeth.
Note: Denominator includes respondents who reported having never been to a dental clinic.

^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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