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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 440 300 67.6 59.6-74.7 51 14.7 8.7-23.8 37 8.0 5.1-12.4 50 8.7 6.2-12.1 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9
GENDER
Male 140 98 72.6 56.9-84.2 12 13.0 4.0-34.7 14 5.7 3.0-10.4 15 7.5 4.1-13.6 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1
Female 300 202 63.4 55.2-70.8 39 16.2 10.4-24.2 23 10.0 5.6-17.3 35 9.7 6.6-14.0 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5
RACE
White 280 199 68.9 57.5-78.3 31 16.8 8.5-30.5 20 7.0 3.7-12.8 30 7.4 4.7-11.4 0 0.0 . - .
Other 158 100 65.7 55.4-74.6 19 10.1 5.6-17.4 17 10.1 5.3-18.4 20 11.3 6.8-18.2 2 2.9 0.7-10.8
AGE
18-44 123 90 67.6 53.3-79.3 16 19.0 9.0-35.6 7 6.8 2.8-15.6 8 4.7 2.2- 9.9 2 1.9 0.5- 7.2
45+ 313 207 67.3 61.1-72.9 35 10.0 6.8-14.5 29 9.3 6.2-13.7 42 13.4 9.7-18.3 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 121 58.2 45.5-69.9 29 16.6 7.1-34.2 25 10.3 5.9-17.4 37 12.8 8.4-19.0 2 2.0 0.5- 7.9
Some College + 225 178 76.2 67.2-83.4 22 13.0 7.5-21.7 12 5.9 2.6-12.7 13 4.9 2.6- 9.0 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 148 65.2 55.7-73.6 31 14.9 9.0-23.7 23 7.8 4.6-13.0 36 11.0 7.3-16.2 1 1.1 0.2- 7.2
$50,000+ 141 118 82.9 74.5-89.0 11 8.5 4.3-16.1 5 3.2 1.3- 7.7 7 5.3 2.4-11.5 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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