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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 329 256 74.7 67.7-80.6 73 25.3 19.4-32.3
GENDER
Male 118 85 68.1 56.4-78.0 33 31.9 22.0-43.6
Female 211 171 81.2 73.8-86.8 40 18.8 13.2-26.2
RACE
White 273 217 77.9 70.8-83.6 56 22.1 16.4-29.2
Other 56 39 63.5 44.6-79.0 17 36.5 21.0-55.4
AGE
18-44 70 49 69.0 55.3-80.0 21 31.0 20.0-44.7
45+ 254 202 77.8 69.7-84.2 52 22.2 15.8-30.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 70 67.2 53.8-78.4 31 32.8 21.6-46.2
Some College + 228 186 77.8 69.3-84.5 42 22.2 15.5-30.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 114 66.5 55.4-76.1 47 33.5 23.9-44.6
$50,000+ 110 92 80.3 69.9-87.8 18 19.7 12.2-30.1

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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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