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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 404 281 65.2 57.6-72.1 43 9.1 6.3-12.9 28 10.8 6.6-17.3 47 10.2 6.4-15.9 5 4.6 1.4-14.2
GENDER
Male 150 100 57.0 45.2-68.1 13 9.0 4.9-15.9 12 13.3 6.6-25.0 22 12.8 6.5-23.6 3 7.9 2.1-25.4
Female 254 181 74.2 67.1-80.2 30 9.2 6.2-13.4 16 8.1 4.4-14.7 25 7.4 4.6-11.5 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4
RACE
White 340 247 71.8 64.3-78.3 33 8.4 5.6-12.4 22 9.8 5.9-16.1 38 9.9 5.6-17.0 0 0.0 . - .
Other 61 31 39.6 24.7-56.7 10 12.0 5.4-24.6 6 15.0 4.8-38.3 9 11.7 5.4-23.4 5 21.7 7.3-49.6
AGE
18-44 134 99 62.4 49.6-73.6 12 7.0 3.6-13.0 13 15.0 7.9-26.7 7 8.5 3.2-20.9 3 7.1 1.7-25.3
45+ 265 179 68.3 61.2-74.6 31 11.7 7.8-17.1 14 6.2 3.4-11.0 39 12.0 8.4-16.8 2 1.9 0.4- 8.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 77 48.0 35.2-61.1 14 8.3 4.4-15.2 14 15.5 7.3-29.7 30 17.9 9.5-31.1 4 10.3 2.7-32.6
Some College + 264 203 75.4 67.9-81.7 29 9.6 6.2-14.6 14 8.1 4.2-15.0 17 5.6 3.0-10.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 82 44.2 32.6-56.5 24 12.4 7.4-19.9 15 13.4 6.2-26.6 33 18.7 10.3-31.5 4 11.4 3.3-32.3
$50,000+ 181 156 85.8 78.9-90.7 13 7.4 4.0-13.1 7 4.5 2.0-10.0 5 2.4 0.9- 5.7 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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