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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 379 302 77.2 70.5-82.7 77 22.8 17.3-29.5
GENDER
Male 152 119 74.5 63.0-83.3 33 25.5 16.7-37.0
Female 227 183 80.0 73.0-85.6 44 20.0 14.4-27.0
RACE
White 308 254 83.8 78.5-88.0 54 16.2 12.0-21.5
Other 69 46 58.1 42.1-72.5 23 41.9 27.5-57.9
AGE
18-44 90 73 76.9 62.5-86.8 17 23.1 13.2-37.5
45+ 283 224 77.3 70.9-82.6 59 22.7 17.4-29.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 49 55.9 41.2-69.7 36 44.1 30.3-58.8
Some College + 293 252 83.8 77.0-88.8 41 16.2 11.2-23.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 89 57.6 46.1-68.4 48 42.4 31.6-53.9
$50,000+ 196 177 87.3 78.8-92.7 19 12.7 7.3-21.2

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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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