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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 12,033 8,164 67.0 65.6-68.4 1,088 10.3 9.4-11.3 1,092 10.1 9.2-11.2 1,629 11.8 10.9-12.8 60 0.7 0.5- 1.0
-Buncombe County 263 166 62.9 54.9-70.2 20 8.0 4.5-13.9 30 11.0 7.2-16.5 46 17.9 12.5-25.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
GENDER
Male 101 63 62.1 49.2-73.5 7 9.4 3.8-21.3 11 9.7 4.8-18.5 20 18.8 10.8-30.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 162 103 63.7 54.1-72.2 13 6.7 3.6-12.1 19 12.2 7.2-20.1 26 17.1 10.8-25.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4
RACE
White 246 161 63.3 55.2-70.7 19 8.5 4.7-14.9 27 11.5 7.4-17.5 38 16.5 11.1-23.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Other 13 3 52.9 15.2-87.5 1 5.6 0.6-34.8 3 8.7 1.8-32.8 6 32.8 8.1-73.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 50 30 60.0 44.2-73.9 5 11.0 4.3-25.6 5 9.6 3.8-22.4 10 19.4 9.9-34.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 208 133 65.2 57.4-72.4 15 6.1 3.6-10.3 25 12.2 8.0-18.2 34 16.1 11.0-23.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 41 41.3 28.4-55.6 10 11.2 4.7-24.2 13 15.0 7.8-26.7 32 32.1 21.0-45.7 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0
Some College + 166 125 77.8 69.5-84.4 10 5.9 2.9-11.6 17 8.2 4.8-13.6 14 8.1 4.1-15.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 69 46.3 35.8-57.2 13 10.1 5.1-19.0 23 18.2 11.1-28.4 33 25.3 16.6-36.7 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 80 72 90.8 81.4-95.7 4 4.0 1.3-11.8 3 3.1 1.0- 9.3 1 2.1 0.3-13.5 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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