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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-MALES

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
-MALES 4,467 3,006 66.6 64.3-68.8 1,461 33.4 31.2-35.7
RACE
White 3,588 2,508 71.1 68.7-73.3 1,080 28.9 26.7-31.3
African American 551 312 60.8 54.4-66.9 239 39.2 33.1-45.6
Other Minorities 301 166 47.4 38.5-56.5 135 52.6 43.5-61.5
AGE
18-24 157 109 71.7 62.0-79.8 48 28.3 20.2-38.0
25-34 353 233 61.8 54.6-68.6 120 38.2 31.4-45.4
35-44 642 448 69.5 64.6-73.9 194 30.5 26.1-35.4
45-54 891 620 67.8 63.3-72.0 271 32.2 28.0-36.7
55-64 1,058 726 63.8 59.6-67.8 332 36.2 32.2-40.4
65+ 1,336 848 64.2 60.7-67.6 488 35.8 32.4-39.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 586 226 42.6 36.1-49.3 360 57.4 50.7-63.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,250 739 59.9 55.0-64.6 511 40.1 35.4-45.0
Some Post-H.S. 989 677 70.2 65.6-74.4 312 29.8 25.6-34.4
College Graduate 1,637 1,360 80.5 77.3-83.4 277 19.5 16.6-22.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 397 149 40.4 32.8-48.5 248 59.6 51.5-67.2
$15,000- 24,999 655 281 42.4 35.8-49.4 374 57.6 50.6-64.2
$25,000- 34,999 482 273 54.4 47.3-61.4 209 45.6 38.6-52.7
$35,000- 49,999 570 401 65.3 58.7-71.4 169 34.7 28.6-41.3
$50,000- 74,999 647 496 72.4 66.8-77.4 151 27.6 22.6-33.2
$75,000+ 1,198 1,052 86.3 82.9-89.0 146 13.7 11.0-17.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,592 946 59.6 55.7-63.5 646 40.4 36.5-44.3
No 2,659 1,918 70.7 67.8-73.4 741 29.3 26.6-32.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,497 1,021 68.4 64.8-71.8 476 31.6 28.2-35.2
Non-Veteran 2,966 1,983 66.0 63.2-68.8 983 34.0 31.2-36.8

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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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