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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 318 225 71.7 63.2-78.8 27 11.7 6.3-20.8 29 6.1 3.9- 9.5 33 9.9 6.3-15.3 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7
GENDER
Male 124 86 72.9 60.0-82.8 9 10.6 3.9-26.0 7 2.5 1.1- 5.7 20 13.3 7.6-22.2 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8
Female 194 139 69.8 59.7-78.3 18 13.3 6.8-24.6 22 11.5 6.9-18.5 13 4.9 2.7- 8.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0
RACE
White 215 160 74.2 65.6-81.2 17 10.6 5.6-19.1 18 7.0 4.1-11.9 18 7.8 4.5-13.0 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3
Other 100 62 66.7 48.2-81.2 10 13.9 4.1-38.0 11 4.6 2.2- 9.2 15 14.0 6.5-27.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
AGE
18-44 95 67 72.3 58.5-82.8 9 11.9 4.6-27.7 10 6.1 3.0-11.9 9 9.7 4.6-19.3 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 218 153 69.9 60.9-77.6 18 11.8 5.9-22.3 19 6.4 3.9-10.3 24 10.5 6.7-16.0 4 1.4 0.5- 4.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 70 61.9 45.1-76.2 12 19.3 8.1-39.1 11 3.7 1.8- 7.5 15 13.7 6.8-25.6 4 1.4 0.5- 4.3
Some College + 206 155 78.5 71.1-84.4 15 6.4 3.5-11.6 18 7.8 4.6-13.1 18 7.2 4.1-12.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 89 62.6 47.8-75.3 13 15.7 6.3-34.3 15 6.8 3.4-12.9 20 13.7 7.2-24.4 3 1.2 0.4- 4.0
$50,000+ 126 102 80.5 71.1-87.3 7 5.7 2.4-12.9 9 6.1 3.0-11.9 8 7.8 3.6-15.9 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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