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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Oral Health

Adults aged 18+ that have had permanent teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,506 6,364 52.2 51.0-53.4 9,142 47.8 46.6-49.0
-Buncombe County 336 167 57.6 51.0-64.0 169 42.4 36.0-49.0
GENDER
Male 125 59 52.0 41.2-62.6 66 48.0 37.4-58.8
Female 211 108 62.1 54.1-69.5 103 37.9 30.5-45.9
RACE
White 302 155 59.7 52.9-66.3 147 40.3 33.7-47.1
Other 32 11 38.4 20.5-60.1 21 61.6 39.9-79.5
AGE
18-44 75 57 77.8 66.0-86.4 18 22.2 13.6-34.0
45+ 260 110 43.3 36.7-50.2 150 56.7 49.8-63.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 23 32.8 21.5-46.5 88 67.2 53.5-78.5
Some College + 224 144 70.1 62.9-76.5 80 29.9 23.5-37.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 65 43.0 33.6-52.9 115 57.0 47.1-66.4
$50,000+ 122 90 77.1 68.2-84.2 32 22.9 15.8-31.8

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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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