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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Oral Health

Adults aged 65+ who have had all their natural teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,624 3,601 78.7 77.1-80.2 1,023 21.3 19.8-22.9
-Buncombe County 106 83 82.6 74.1-88.7 23 17.4 11.3-25.9
GENDER
Male 34 30 90.3 75.5-96.5 4 9.7 3.5-24.5
Female 72 53 78.0 66.7-86.3 19 22.0 13.7-33.3
RACE
White 96 77 84.1 75.4-90.1 19 15.9 9.9-24.6
Other 9 5 65.5 32.2-88.4 4 34.5 11.6-67.8
AGE
45+ 106 83 82.6 74.1-88.7 23 17.4 11.3-25.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 21 57.4 41.0-72.3 20 42.6 27.7-59.0
Some College + 64 62 98.2 93.2-99.6 2 1.8 0.4- 6.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 50 80.7 68.7-88.8 14 19.3 11.2-31.3
$50,000+ 24 22 91.2 70.8-97.8 2 8.8 2.2-29.2

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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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