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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 373 125 33.6 28.3-39.3 50 12.7 9.3-17.1 22 5.5 3.5- 8.6 176 48.2 42.5-54.0
GENDER
Male 149 52 36.3 28.1-45.3 17 12.8 7.8-20.5 8 5.0 2.4-10.1 72 45.9 37.3-54.8
Female 224 73 30.6 24.4-37.5 33 12.6 8.8-17.7 14 6.1 3.5-10.5 104 50.8 43.6-57.9
RACE
White 246 73 28.7 23.0-35.3 30 12.2 8.2-17.8 13 5.4 3.0- 9.4 130 53.7 46.8-60.5
Other 124 51 41.5 31.7-52.0 20 13.8 8.2-22.2 9 5.8 2.8-11.8 44 38.9 29.3-49.5
AGE
18-44 187 54 30.5 23.3-38.8 10 5.5 2.8-10.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 122 63.6 55.3-71.2
45+ 184 70 37.3 29.8-45.4 40 21.7 15.5-29.6 21 11.8 7.4-18.1 53 29.2 22.5-37.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 58 40.6 31.7-50.3 29 18.5 12.4-26.7 17 10.6 6.3-17.1 39 30.3 22.1-40.0
Some College + 230 67 28.1 22.2-34.9 21 8.3 5.0-13.4 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 137 61.9 54.8-68.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 78 39.9 32.2-48.2 32 15.5 10.4-22.4 19 8.6 5.2-13.8 71 36.0 28.6-44.2
$50,000+ 109 30 27.4 19.3-37.3 9 9.0 4.6-16.9 0 0.0 . - . 70 63.7 53.4-72.8

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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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