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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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 15,506 4,847 29.4 28.3-30.5 2,732 12.3 11.7-12.9 1,563 6.1 5.7- 6.5 6,364 52.2 51.0-53.4
-Cabarrus County 363 115 25.3 20.3-31.2 55 10.6 7.6-14.4 36 6.2 4.1- 9.2 157 58.0 51.1-64.5
GENDER
Male 136 39 23.7 16.4-33.0 27 11.6 7.4-17.8 11 5.9 2.9-11.7 59 58.8 48.3-68.5
Female 227 76 26.7 20.1-34.6 28 9.6 6.0-15.1 25 6.4 3.9-10.1 98 57.3 48.1-66.0
RACE
White 300 89 22.1 16.9-28.2 45 10.4 7.2-14.8 32 7.2 4.7-11.0 134 60.3 52.7-67.5
Other 62 26 39.8 26.6-54.6 10 11.3 5.5-21.6 4 1.8 0.6- 4.8 22 47.2 32.8-62.1
AGE
18-44 108 20 12.8 7.7-20.4 6 3.9 1.5- 9.8 0 0.0 . - . 82 83.3 74.8-89.3
45+ 252 93 38.0 30.9-45.7 49 17.5 12.8-23.5 35 11.9 7.9-17.4 75 32.6 26.0-40.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 48 31.3 22.3-42.0 35 19.5 12.9-28.2 30 15.6 10.0-23.5 35 33.6 23.4-45.6
Some College + 214 66 22.0 16.4-28.9 20 5.9 3.6- 9.6 6 1.2 0.4- 3.2 122 70.9 63.3-77.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 58 26.1 19.3-34.2 38 18.5 12.6-26.3 27 13.2 8.3-20.4 48 42.3 32.1-53.2
$50,000+ 146 40 24.8 17.2-34.3 10 4.6 2.2- 9.3 4 1.2 0.4- 3.5 92 69.4 59.4-77.8

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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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