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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 12,073 8,340 68.4 67.0-69.8 3,733 31.6 30.2-33.0
-Buncombe County 263 168 63.3 55.4-70.6 95 36.7 29.4-44.6
GENDER
Male 101 64 62.4 49.5-73.8 37 37.6 26.2-50.5
Female 162 104 64.2 54.7-72.7 58 35.8 27.3-45.3
RACE
White 246 163 63.8 55.6-71.2 83 36.2 28.8-44.4
Other 13 3 52.9 15.2-87.5 10 47.1 12.5-84.8
AGE
18-44 50 30 60.0 44.2-73.9 20 40.0 26.1-55.8
45+ 208 135 66.0 58.1-73.0 73 34.0 27.0-41.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 42 41.7 28.7-55.9 55 58.3 44.1-71.3
Some College + 166 126 78.3 70.0-84.8 40 21.7 15.2-30.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 71 47.3 36.7-58.1 67 52.7 41.9-63.3
$50,000+ 80 72 90.8 81.4-95.7 8 9.2 4.3-18.6

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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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