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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Oral Health

How many of your permanent teeth have been removed because of tooth decay or gum disease? Do not include teeth lost for other reasons, such as injury or orthodontics.

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  Total
Respond.^
1 to 5 6 or more but not all All None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,792 4,596 30.5 29.5-31.4 2,285 14.2 13.5-14.9 1,620 9.3 8.8- 9.9 6,291 46.0 45.0-47.0
-Cumberland County 445 137 30.5 25.8-35.7 64 12.9 9.9-16.6 38 7.7 5.4-10.7 206 48.9 43.6-54.3
GENDER
Male 157 53 34.6 26.7-43.6 22 12.7 8.1-19.4 10 5.3 2.8- 9.7 72 47.4 38.6-56.3
Female 288 84 27.1 21.9-33.0 42 13.0 9.5-17.6 28 9.7 6.4-14.3 134 50.2 43.9-56.6
RACE
White 270 76 27.7 22.1-34.0 37 12.2 8.6-17.1 26 8.9 5.9-13.2 131 51.2 44.5-57.8
Other 170 59 35.1 27.0-44.2 27 14.2 9.5-20.9 12 6.0 3.1-11.0 72 44.7 36.0-53.7
AGE
18-44 215 51 25.3 19.0-32.9 6 1.9 0.8- 4.5 4 1.8 0.6- 5.2 154 70.9 63.3-77.5
45+ 228 85 35.9 29.2-43.3 58 24.6 18.9-31.4 34 14.0 9.8-19.7 51 25.4 19.1-33.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 59 35.8 27.8-44.8 27 11.9 8.0-17.4 20 8.6 5.4-13.7 67 43.6 35.1-52.5
Some College + 271 77 26.8 21.4-33.0 37 13.5 9.5-18.9 18 7.1 4.3-11.4 139 52.6 45.8-59.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 249 82 33.9 27.3-41.2 39 14.2 10.1-19.6 22 7.9 5.0-12.4 106 44.0 37.2-51.2
$50,000+ 108 36 31.7 23.1-41.8 10 9.2 4.8-16.9 5 4.9 2.0-11.5 57 54.2 44.0-64.1

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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