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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 442 311 69.6 61.6-76.6 131 30.4 23.4-38.4
GENDER
Male 141 102 74.4 58.4-85.7 39 25.6 14.3-41.6
Female 301 209 65.6 57.4-73.0 92 34.4 27.0-42.6
RACE
White 281 206 70.7 59.1-80.0 75 29.3 20.0-40.9
Other 159 104 68.3 58.2-76.9 55 31.7 23.1-41.8
AGE
18-44 123 93 69.3 54.7-80.9 30 30.7 19.1-45.3
45+ 315 215 69.8 63.8-75.2 100 30.2 24.8-36.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 128 60.5 47.6-72.1 87 39.5 27.9-52.4
Some College + 226 182 78.1 69.1-85.1 44 21.9 14.9-30.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 241 154 67.5 58.2-75.6 87 32.5 24.4-41.8
$50,000+ 141 121 85.2 76.9-90.8 20 14.8 9.2-23.1

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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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