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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 378 298 76.3 69.7-81.9 28 10.7 6.6-16.8 16 4.3 2.3- 7.9 35 8.5 5.6-12.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
GENDER
Male 152 118 73.8 62.4-82.7 12 12.3 6.0-23.6 5 3.8 1.2-11.2 16 9.6 5.1-17.3 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
Female 226 180 79.0 71.9-84.6 16 8.9 5.0-15.2 11 4.9 2.6- 9.2 19 7.3 4.4-11.9 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 307 251 83.1 77.7-87.4 21 6.9 4.3-11.0 11 3.3 1.7- 6.3 23 6.4 4.1- 9.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
Other 69 45 56.9 41.1-71.4 7 21.3 9.8-40.3 5 7.2 2.3-20.7 12 14.5 6.8-28.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 90 73 76.9 62.5-86.8 10 14.6 6.8-28.5 2 3.3 0.7-14.3 5 5.3 1.7-15.4 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 282 220 75.8 69.4-81.3 17 7.6 4.4-12.9 14 5.2 2.9- 8.9 30 11.0 7.4-16.0 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 49 55.9 41.2-69.7 7 13.5 4.6-33.4 7 6.3 2.8-13.4 21 23.4 13.6-37.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
Some College + 292 248 82.7 75.9-87.9 21 9.8 5.9-15.9 9 3.7 1.6- 8.6 14 3.8 2.1- 6.8 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 89 57.6 46.1-68.4 13 15.5 7.4-29.6 9 5.6 2.8-10.9 25 20.7 13.0-31.3 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5
$50,000+ 195 174 86.3 77.8-91.8 13 8.9 4.6-16.5 5 4.0 1.3-11.4 3 0.8 0.3- 2.7 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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