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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 264 169 65.2 56.2-73.2 29 12.6 7.4-20.7 26 10.3 6.1-16.7 40 12.0 7.9-17.7 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 92 56 63.5 48.3-76.4 12 13.5 6.5-25.9 7 8.7 3.1-22.2 17 14.3 7.5-25.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 172 113 66.8 56.3-75.9 17 11.7 5.2-24.2 19 11.7 7.0-18.9 23 9.8 6.1-15.4 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 220 145 64.8 55.9-72.8 22 9.9 5.8-16.2 19 10.2 5.5-18.3 34 15.1 9.9-22.5 0 0.0 . - .
Other 44 24 66.2 43.4-83.3 7 19.3 6.7-44.3 7 10.3 4.2-23.4 6 4.1 1.5-10.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 54 37 66.6 48.5-80.8 8 16.2 6.7-34.4 4 8.7 2.7-24.5 5 8.5 3.0-21.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 209 131 64.0 55.6-71.6 21 9.8 6.0-15.5 22 11.5 7.3-17.7 35 14.7 10.0-21.1 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 133 75 62.3 48.8-74.1 12 14.0 6.4-28.0 17 9.0 5.1-15.6 29 14.7 8.6-24.0 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 131 94 69.2 57.7-78.7 17 10.6 6.2-17.6 9 11.9 5.1-25.5 11 8.3 4.2-15.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 79 56.8 45.1-67.8 12 9.8 4.5-19.9 17 11.8 6.8-19.7 30 21.6 13.6-32.5 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 79 59 71.4 56.6-82.7 11 10.5 5.5-19.3 7 14.3 5.7-31.5 2 3.8 0.9-14.7 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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