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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Oral Health

How long has it been since you had your teeth cleaned by a dentist or dental hygienist?*

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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 10,773 7,603 68.0 66.5-69.5 972 10.5 9.5-11.6 858 9.0 8.1-10.0 1,162 10.6 9.7-11.6 178 1.8 1.5- 2.3
-Catawba County 261 186 67.0 58.4-74.6 20 9.9 5.2-18.0 20 9.7 5.6-16.1 29 10.9 6.9-16.8 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1
GENDER
Male 115 74 59.6 46.8-71.2 10 12.3 5.1-26.9 10 10.3 5.0-20.3 17 14.3 8.0-24.3 4 3.5 1.2-10.2
Female 146 112 75.9 65.7-83.9 10 7.0 3.4-13.9 10 8.9 4.0-18.7 12 6.9 3.5-12.9 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2
RACE
White 235 174 71.3 62.8-78.5 17 7.0 3.9-12.3 15 8.0 4.1-14.8 25 11.8 7.3-18.6 4 2.0 0.6- 6.1
Other 25 12 50.7 26.8-74.3 2 20.3 5.3-53.8 5 16.8 6.1-38.3 4 7.3 2.2-21.7 2 4.9 1.1-19.1
AGE
18-44 63 41 63.4 47.9-76.6 6 12.8 4.9-29.6 7 12.3 5.5-25.1 7 9.2 3.7-20.9 2 2.3 0.5-10.1
45+ 198 145 70.4 62.3-77.4 14 7.1 4.0-12.5 13 7.2 3.9-13.0 22 12.5 7.9-19.2 4 2.7 0.9- 7.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 62 58.3 44.4-70.9 9 11.2 4.0-27.4 12 13.7 6.7-25.9 16 11.3 6.3-19.3 6 5.6 2.3-13.3
Some College + 156 124 74.2 63.2-82.7 11 8.9 4.0-18.3 8 6.4 2.8-13.9 13 10.6 5.3-20.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 79 50.0 37.7-62.4 10 12.5 5.2-27.5 15 15.0 8.1-26.2 25 18.9 11.5-29.5 4 3.5 1.2-10.1
$50,000+ 87 77 90.8 82.7-95.3 6 5.2 2.1-12.1 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 2 2.3 0.6- 9.1 0 0.0 . - .

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported having teeth.
Note: Denominator includes respondents who reported having never been to a dental clinic.

^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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