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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Oral Health

How long has it been since you last visited a dentist or a dental clinic for any reason?

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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 12,033 8,164 67.0 65.6-68.4 1,088 10.3 9.4-11.3 1,092 10.1 9.2-11.2 1,629 11.8 10.9-12.8 60 0.7 0.5- 1.0
-New Hanover County 329 247 71.3 64.1-77.5 29 10.8 7.1-16.2 26 8.7 5.2-14.2 27 9.2 5.5-14.8 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 118 82 66.5 54.9-76.5 11 8.8 4.5-16.5 10 9.4 4.1-20.3 15 15.2 8.5-25.8 0 0.0 . - .
Female 211 165 76.0 67.5-82.9 18 12.8 7.3-21.3 16 8.0 4.7-13.3 12 3.2 1.6- 6.3 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 273 213 76.7 69.6-82.5 17 7.0 4.0-11.8 20 7.5 4.6-12.0 23 8.9 5.1-15.2 0 0.0 . - .
Other 56 34 52.2 34.4-69.5 12 24.6 12.7-42.4 6 13.0 3.9-35.7 4 10.1 3.3-27.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 70 46 63.6 49.6-75.6 11 17.9 9.7-30.9 9 9.2 4.5-17.9 4 9.3 3.4-23.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 254 196 75.6 67.5-82.2 18 6.7 4.1-10.7 17 8.5 4.2-16.6 23 9.2 5.5-15.1 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 66 61.1 47.3-73.4 10 11.8 5.4-23.9 8 6.8 3.2-14.0 17 20.2 11.1-34.0 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 228 181 75.6 67.0-82.5 19 10.4 6.3-16.9 18 9.5 5.1-17.0 10 4.5 1.9-10.5 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 107 61.9 50.9-71.9 16 12.1 6.7-20.8 17 12.1 6.2-22.5 21 13.8 7.9-23.0 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 110 92 80.3 69.9-87.8 10 10.4 5.4-19.1 7 7.0 3.1-15.1 1 2.2 0.3-13.9 0 0.0 . - .

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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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