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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 130 100 77.5 68.5-84.5 30 22.5 15.5-31.5
GENDER
Male 49 34 71.0 55.5-82.8 15 29.0 17.2-44.5
Female 81 66 82.3 71.1-89.7 15 17.7 10.3-28.9
RACE
White 114 90 80.3 71.4-87.0 24 19.7 13.0-28.6
Other 16 10 62.3 33.6-84.4 6 37.7 15.6-66.4
AGE
45+ 130 100 77.5 68.5-84.5 30 22.5 15.5-31.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 60 71.0 59.0-80.6 25 29.0 19.4-41.0
Some College + 45 40 90.5 77.9-96.3 5 9.5 3.7-22.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 87 64 74.9 63.4-83.8 23 25.1 16.2-36.6
$50,000+ 14 14 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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