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BRFSS Survey Results 2010 for South Carolina

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Oral Health

Adults that have visited a dentist, dental hygenist or dental clinic within the past year*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,355 5,900 63.4 61.5-65.3 3,455 36.6 34.7-38.5
GENDER
Male 3,511 2,183 62.4 59.3-65.4 1,328 37.6 34.6-40.7
Female 5,844 3,717 64.4 62.1-66.6 2,127 35.6 33.4-37.9
RACE
White 5,986 4,153 68.0 65.7-70.2 1,833 32.0 29.8-34.3
African American 2,656 1,396 54.2 50.4-58.1 1,260 45.8 41.9-49.6
Other 415 226 61.4 51.4-70.6 189 38.6 29.4-48.6
HISPANIC
Yes 119 69 71.2 54.5-83.6 50 28.8 16.4-45.5
No 8,996 5,741 63.7 61.7-65.6 3,255 36.3 34.4-38.3
AGE
18-24 250 161 60.6 51.1-69.4 89 39.4 30.6-48.9
25-34 643 378 60.4 54.1-66.4 265 39.6 33.6-45.9
35-44 1,120 727 64.2 59.9-68.2 393 35.8 31.8-40.1
45-54 1,625 1,063 67.7 64.1-71.0 562 32.3 29.0-35.9
55-64 2,237 1,439 65.6 62.6-68.5 798 34.4 31.5-37.4
65+ 3,480 2,132 61.0 58.6-63.4 1,348 39.0 36.6-41.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,351 443 33.5 28.0-39.4 908 66.5 60.6-72.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,004 1,660 54.0 50.7-57.2 1,344 46.0 42.8-49.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,282 1,535 65.2 60.9-69.3 747 34.8 30.7-39.1
College Graduate 2,699 2,248 82.7 79.9-85.3 451 17.3 14.7-20.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,240 419 31.7 25.8-38.3 821 68.3 61.7-74.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,668 794 43.7 38.9-48.6 874 56.3 51.4-61.1
$25,000- $34,999 976 624 63.1 56.7-69.0 352 36.9 31.0-43.3
$35,000- $49,999 1,160 829 68.0 63.0-72.7 331 32.0 27.3-37.0
$50,000+ 2,726 2,296 81.8 79.1-84.2 430 18.2 15.8-20.9
REGION**
Region I 1,200 745 57.2 52.4-61.8 455 42.8 38.2-47.6
Region II 1,091 689 61.6 56.1-66.7 402 38.4 33.3-43.9
Region III 1,196 777 65.6 60.7-70.2 419 34.4 29.8-39.3
Region IV 1,300 731 61.0 57.1-64.7 569 39.0 35.3-42.9
Region V 1,183 735 63.5 59.3-67.5 448 36.5 32.5-40.7
Region VI 1,112 686 62.7 58.3-67.0 426 37.3 33.0-41.7
Region VII 1,145 740 68.5 63.2-73.3 405 31.5 26.7-36.8
Region VIII 1,128 797 66.8 62.3-71.0 331 33.2 29.0-37.7

*Data in this table was derived from the Oral Health questions.

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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