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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 265 175 66.0 56.7-74.2 90 34.0 25.8-43.3
GENDER
Male 93 58 63.4 47.9-76.6 35 36.6 23.4-52.1
Female 172 117 68.4 57.8-77.4 55 31.6 22.6-42.2
RACE
White 220 150 66.1 57.2-74.0 70 33.9 26.0-42.8
Other 45 25 65.6 42.5-83.2 20 34.4 16.8-57.5
AGE
18-44 55 38 66.2 47.9-80.7 17 33.8 19.3-52.1
45+ 209 136 65.7 57.4-73.1 73 34.3 26.9-42.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 79 63.2 49.4-75.2 55 36.8 24.8-50.6
Some College + 131 96 69.9 58.3-79.4 35 30.1 20.6-41.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 81 57.2 45.5-68.2 57 42.8 31.8-54.5
$50,000+ 79 60 71.7 56.9-83.0 19 28.3 17.0-43.1

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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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