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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,606 5,334 70.2 68.5-71.8 2,272 29.8 28.2-31.5
RACE
White 5,822 4,246 73.2 71.3-75.0 1,576 26.8 25.0-28.7
African American 1,319 781 60.5 56.2-64.6 538 39.5 35.4-43.8
Other Minorities 421 275 67.1 59.9-73.5 146 32.9 26.5-40.1
AGE
18-24 191 126 67.2 57.7-75.6 65 32.8 24.4-42.3
25-34 623 406 67.8 63.0-72.4 217 32.2 27.6-37.0
35-44 1,068 788 73.8 70.2-77.1 280 26.2 22.9-29.8
45-54 1,392 1,008 72.8 69.6-75.8 384 27.2 24.2-30.4
55-64 1,622 1,179 72.8 69.8-75.6 443 27.2 24.4-30.2
65+ 2,616 1,754 64.9 62.2-67.6 862 35.1 32.4-37.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 932 391 40.0 34.6-45.5 541 60.0 54.5-65.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,227 1,409 63.6 60.2-66.9 818 36.4 33.1-39.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,034 1,456 71.4 68.3-74.3 578 28.6 25.7-31.7
College Graduate 2,399 2,067 85.7 83.4-87.7 332 14.3 12.3-16.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 924 404 47.5 42.6-52.4 520 52.5 47.6-57.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,242 679 52.7 48.1-57.3 563 47.3 42.7-51.9
$25,000- 34,999 811 551 59.0 53.2-64.5 260 41.0 35.5-46.8
$35,000- 49,999 934 719 75.0 70.6-79.0 215 25.0 21.0-29.4
$50,000- 74,999 947 814 84.6 81.1-87.6 133 15.4 12.4-18.9
$75,000+ 1,336 1,210 89.2 86.2-91.6 126 10.8 8.4-13.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,937 1,797 58.3 55.3-61.3 1,140 41.7 38.7-44.7
No 4,384 3,336 75.9 73.9-77.9 1,048 24.1 22.1-26.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 136 78.1 67.8-85.8 39 21.9 14.2-32.2
Non-Veteran 7,430 5,197 70.0 68.2-71.6 2,233 30.0 28.4-31.8

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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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