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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 707 570 75.0 69.0-80.2 137 25.0 19.8-31.0
GENDER
Male 254 205 70.8 60.1-79.6 49 29.2 20.4-39.9
Female 453 365 79.1 73.7-83.6 88 20.9 16.4-26.3
RACE
White 522 440 84.5 80.0-88.1 82 15.5 11.9-20.0
Other 174 120 59.1 46.7-70.4 54 40.9 29.6-53.3
AGE
18-44 234 184 72.2 62.8-80.0 50 27.8 20.0-37.2
45+ 464 377 78.5 71.9-83.9 87 21.5 16.1-28.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 112 56.4 42.5-69.4 55 43.6 30.6-57.5
Some College + 538 456 82.1 76.8-86.4 82 17.9 13.6-23.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 157 53.3 41.9-64.3 83 46.7 35.7-58.1
$50,000+ 371 333 86.1 80.1-90.6 38 13.9 9.4-19.9

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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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