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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 626 476 75.5 70.7-79.8 43 6.3 4.4- 8.9 45 8.4 5.7-12.2 58 8.6 6.3-11.7 4 1.2 0.3- 4.1
GENDER
Male 233 185 81.1 74.0-86.7 12 3.1 1.7- 5.8 13 5.9 3.1-11.1 22 8.3 4.9-13.8 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9
Female 393 291 71.2 64.5-77.1 31 8.6 5.6-13.0 32 10.3 6.4-16.2 36 8.9 6.1-12.8 3 1.0 0.2- 4.3
RACE
White 469 379 81.2 76.3-85.3 27 4.4 2.9- 6.8 30 8.1 5.2-12.4 32 6.2 4.1- 9.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
Other 151 93 63.1 51.9-73.0 16 10.4 5.9-17.9 14 8.7 3.9-18.2 25 14.1 8.7-22.0 3 3.7 1.0-12.8
AGE
18-44 154 113 76.1 67.2-83.2 13 6.0 3.2-11.0 14 9.3 4.8-17.1 12 6.4 3.4-11.6 2 2.2 0.5- 8.7
45+ 464 359 75.6 70.7-79.9 28 5.7 3.8- 8.5 30 7.4 5.0-10.9 45 11.0 7.9-15.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 184 114 61.2 51.4-70.2 19 10.1 6.0-16.6 17 8.3 4.8-14.0 31 18.2 11.9-26.8 3 2.2 0.5- 9.4
Some College + 442 362 80.3 74.6-84.9 24 5.0 3.0- 8.0 28 8.4 5.2-13.4 27 5.4 3.5- 8.4 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 276 179 60.3 51.6-68.3 26 9.0 5.7-14.0 30 13.7 8.3-21.8 37 13.8 9.2-20.1 4 3.2 0.9-10.5
$50,000+ 270 241 89.1 84.3-92.6 9 2.9 1.4- 5.8 11 4.3 2.3- 7.8 9 3.7 1.9- 7.4 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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