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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 355 230 62.1 54.6-69.1 34 12.1 7.5-19.2 35 8.9 5.9-13.3 45 14.0 9.8-19.8 11 2.8 1.4- 5.8
GENDER
Male 125 76 63.4 51.5-73.8 8 7.1 3.3-14.8 14 8.5 4.4-15.7 24 18.6 11.4-28.9 3 2.4 0.6- 8.8
Female 230 154 61.1 51.4-70.0 26 16.2 9.0-27.3 21 9.2 5.3-15.4 21 10.4 5.9-17.6 8 3.2 1.4- 7.3
RACE
White 315 211 64.9 56.8-72.2 28 11.9 6.7-20.1 30 8.0 5.0-12.4 38 12.9 8.7-18.6 8 2.4 1.0- 5.5
Other 38 18 50.4 29.7-71.0 6 14.4 5.9-31.3 4 9.0 3.2-23.0 7 21.1 8.7-42.8 3 5.1 1.1-20.1
AGE
18-44 111 66 57.6 45.3-69.1 15 16.0 8.4-28.4 8 7.1 3.2-14.9 17 15.8 9.2-25.8 5 3.4 1.2- 9.1
45+ 242 164 68.0 61.0-74.3 17 6.9 3.9-11.8 27 11.1 7.3-16.5 28 12.0 8.0-17.4 6 2.1 0.9- 4.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 183 109 61.9 51.6-71.2 15 6.5 3.5-11.8 19 9.0 5.2-15.2 31 18.1 11.5-27.2 9 4.6 2.0-10.0
Some College + 171 120 62.1 51.0-72.1 19 18.9 10.3-32.1 16 8.8 4.6-16.1 14 9.4 5.1-16.6 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 113 50.2 40.1-60.4 22 15.1 8.4-25.7 27 13.4 8.3-20.8 32 17.0 11.1-25.3 8 4.2 1.8- 9.6
$50,000+ 96 77 75.9 61.4-86.2 7 10.6 3.7-26.6 5 3.6 1.3- 9.2 6 9.3 3.6-22.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5

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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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