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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 427 135 32.0 27.1-37.3 68 13.7 10.5-17.7 42 9.0 6.4-12.6 182 45.3 39.7-51.0
GENDER
Male 172 53 31.2 24.1-39.5 26 13.9 9.2-20.5 19 11.0 6.7-17.4 74 43.9 35.3-52.8
Female 255 82 32.7 26.6-39.5 42 13.6 9.8-18.4 23 6.9 4.5-10.5 108 46.8 40.1-53.7
RACE
White 369 108 29.6 24.5-35.3 60 13.7 10.4-17.9 38 10.1 7.1-14.3 163 46.6 40.6-52.7
Other 55 26 44.7 30.8-59.4 6 12.5 5.2-27.3 4 3.4 1.2- 9.0 19 39.4 25.7-55.1
AGE
18-44 164 45 27.7 20.6-36.1 11 6.0 3.1-11.6 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 107 65.3 56.5-73.2
45+ 259 88 35.2 28.9-42.1 57 20.5 15.5-26.5 41 16.0 11.5-22.0 73 28.2 22.7-34.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 58 30.0 23.3-37.7 41 19.0 13.6-25.9 31 14.9 10.0-21.4 65 36.1 28.8-44.2
Some College + 231 77 33.8 27.0-41.3 26 8.8 5.7-13.3 11 3.8 1.9- 7.6 117 53.6 45.8-61.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 207 72 36.3 28.8-44.5 44 18.4 13.4-24.6 23 9.7 6.0-15.4 68 35.6 27.3-44.9
$50,000+ 123 34 28.0 20.1-37.4 6 4.6 1.9-10.6 6 7.3 3.2-15.8 77 60.2 50.4-69.2

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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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