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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 706 561 73.7 67.6-78.9 60 11.1 7.7-15.8 43 8.4 5.3-13.2 40 6.2 3.4-10.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.0
GENDER
Male 254 202 69.1 58.4-78.1 21 13.3 7.6-22.2 18 11.2 5.7-20.8 13 6.4 2.1-17.5 0 0.0 . - .
Female 452 359 78.0 72.6-82.7 39 9.0 6.1-13.2 25 5.7 3.6- 9.1 27 6.0 3.9- 9.2 2 1.2 0.2- 5.8
RACE
White 521 434 83.9 79.5-87.6 33 6.5 4.1-10.0 27 4.7 2.9- 7.5 26 4.7 2.9- 7.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Other 174 117 56.1 44.1-67.5 26 17.9 10.5-28.8 16 15.5 8.0-28.0 14 9.1 3.2-23.3 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2
AGE
18-44 234 180 70.3 60.9-78.2 26 13.8 8.6-21.5 15 8.8 4.6-16.1 11 6.1 2.2-15.5 2 1.1 0.2- 5.2
45+ 463 372 77.8 71.3-83.2 34 7.6 4.8-11.8 28 8.1 4.1-15.4 29 6.4 4.3- 9.5 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 108 52.7 39.3-65.7 24 19.4 10.8-32.5 18 16.7 8.2-31.2 17 11.1 3.8-28.4 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 537 451 81.6 76.3-85.9 36 8.0 5.1-12.3 25 5.3 3.0- 9.1 23 4.3 2.6- 6.9 2 0.8 0.2- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 155 52.5 41.3-63.5 33 15.1 9.3-23.7 28 19.3 10.9-31.7 23 11.5 4.5-26.4 1 1.6 0.2-10.6
$50,000+ 370 329 85.7 79.7-90.2 16 5.8 3.1-10.6 11 4.2 1.8- 9.4 13 4.0 2.2- 7.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6

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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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