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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 406 285 70.2 63.9-75.8 121 29.8 24.2-36.1
GENDER
Male 167 116 68.2 57.8-77.1 51 31.8 22.9-42.2
Female 239 169 72.1 64.6-78.5 70 27.9 21.5-35.4
RACE
White 309 219 72.1 65.5-77.8 90 27.9 22.2-34.5
Other 92 62 63.5 48.2-76.6 30 36.5 23.4-51.8
AGE
18-44 154 110 70.3 60.7-78.3 44 29.7 21.7-39.3
45+ 252 175 70.1 63.1-76.2 77 29.9 23.8-36.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 105 58.0 47.6-67.8 68 42.0 32.2-52.4
Some College + 233 180 79.0 72.0-84.7 53 21.0 15.3-28.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 129 62.2 52.2-71.2 72 37.8 28.8-47.8
$50,000+ 155 126 82.5 75.0-88.1 29 17.5 11.9-25.0

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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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