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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 285 200 67.0 58.7-74.4 26 10.1 6.2-16.0 21 9.7 5.3-17.2 32 10.3 6.5-16.0 6 2.8 0.9- 9.1
GENDER
Male 122 83 63.7 51.2-74.5 12 11.0 5.5-21.1 11 11.6 5.0-24.7 13 9.7 4.9-18.3 3 4.0 0.8-16.9
Female 163 117 70.8 60.3-79.5 14 9.1 4.8-16.5 10 7.5 3.3-16.0 19 11.0 5.9-19.8 3 1.6 0.4- 5.7
RACE
White 253 178 67.2 58.9-74.5 23 11.4 6.9-18.5 18 8.6 5.0-14.3 29 11.4 7.0-17.9 5 1.5 0.5- 4.0
Other 30 20 63.7 37.0-84.0 3 5.2 1.5-16.5 3 15.5 3.0-52.3 3 6.6 1.6-23.6 1 9.1 1.3-43.2
AGE
18-44 87 60 66.0 52.6-77.3 9 10.1 4.7-20.4 10 12.3 5.4-25.5 6 7.9 3.2-17.9 2 3.7 0.8-16.5
45+ 196 139 68.4 60.0-75.7 17 10.3 6.1-16.8 11 6.4 3.2-12.1 25 13.3 8.3-20.5 4 1.7 0.6- 5.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 120 78 67.9 55.6-78.1 10 9.9 4.9-19.0 8 5.1 2.2-11.7 19 11.1 6.1-19.4 5 6.0 1.7-19.4
Some College + 165 122 66.3 54.9-76.1 16 10.3 5.3-19.2 13 13.2 6.3-25.6 13 9.7 4.8-18.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 84 55.7 43.9-66.9 12 9.4 4.8-17.7 13 12.4 6.6-21.9 26 19.9 12.1-30.8 5 2.6 1.0- 7.0
$50,000+ 115 93 76.9 62.6-86.9 12 11.7 5.5-22.9 6 9.0 2.6-26.8 4 2.4 0.7- 7.6 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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