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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Oral Health

How long has it been since you had your teeth cleaned by a dentist or dental hygienist?*

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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 10,773 7,603 68.0 66.5-69.5 972 10.5 9.5-11.6 858 9.0 8.1-10.0 1,162 10.6 9.7-11.6 178 1.8 1.5- 2.3
-Onslow County 272 185 73.1 65.5-79.6 27 10.4 5.7-18.2 22 5.2 3.1- 8.6 36 10.9 7.4-15.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6
GENDER
Male 96 69 75.6 62.5-85.2 4 9.7 3.1-26.6 9 6.2 2.9-12.9 13 8.1 4.4-14.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6
Female 176 116 70.6 61.6-78.3 23 11.1 6.3-18.6 13 4.3 2.3- 7.9 23 13.6 8.3-21.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
RACE
White 200 134 70.4 60.9-78.4 17 10.7 5.1-21.3 16 5.3 2.9- 9.6 31 13.0 8.6-19.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Other 66 45 77.9 64.9-87.0 10 10.7 4.7-22.5 6 5.6 2.2-13.6 5 5.8 2.1-15.3 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 100 79 80.2 68.0-88.5 11 11.7 5.1-24.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 9 7.5 3.7-14.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 171 105 62.7 53.5-71.0 16 8.5 4.5-15.5 21 12.0 7.3-19.3 27 15.8 10.4-23.4 2 1.0 0.2- 3.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 60 75.6 64.3-84.2 10 7.0 2.6-17.3 8 4.8 2.1-10.7 17 11.7 6.6-19.8 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9
Some College + 175 125 71.4 61.0-79.9 17 12.8 6.2-24.5 14 5.6 2.9-10.4 19 10.3 6.1-17.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 127 67 63.3 50.9-74.2 17 12.6 5.4-26.8 14 6.1 3.1-11.4 29 18.0 11.5-27.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 104 86 81.7 70.4-89.3 8 10.2 4.4-21.6 6 4.8 1.8-12.0 4 3.4 1.2- 9.3 0 0.0 . - .

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported having teeth.
Note: Denominator includes respondents who reported having never been to a dental clinic.

^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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