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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 602 475 78.3 73.5-82.5 127 21.7 17.5-26.5
GENDER
Male 203 155 75.5 66.6-82.7 48 24.5 17.3-33.4
Female 399 320 80.6 75.2-85.0 79 19.4 15.0-24.8
RACE
White 414 352 85.1 79.7-89.3 62 14.9 10.7-20.3
Other 183 123 70.0 60.7-77.9 60 30.0 22.1-39.3
AGE
18-44 155 119 78.5 69.8-85.2 36 21.5 14.8-30.2
45+ 440 350 77.8 72.7-82.1 90 22.2 17.9-27.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 107 66.2 54.8-76.0 53 33.8 24.0-45.2
Some College + 439 366 84.1 79.4-87.9 73 15.9 12.1-20.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 135 55.5 46.0-64.6 86 44.5 35.4-54.0
$50,000+ 280 257 91.0 85.4-94.6 23 9.0 5.4-14.6

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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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