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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 462 163 33.5 27.8-39.7 79 11.8 8.9-15.6 42 4.8 3.4- 6.8 178 49.9 43.4-56.4
GENDER
Male 176 62 37.2 27.9-47.5 30 10.6 7.0-15.8 19 4.7 2.8- 7.7 65 47.5 37.7-57.5
Female 286 101 30.2 23.8-37.4 49 12.9 8.8-18.6 23 4.9 3.1- 7.8 113 52.0 43.6-60.3
RACE
White 373 124 31.3 25.0-38.5 67 12.5 9.2-16.9 37 5.4 3.7- 7.6 145 50.8 43.4-58.2
Other 84 37 41.4 29.2-54.9 12 9.9 4.9-19.2 5 3.1 1.1- 8.5 30 45.5 32.3-59.3
AGE
18-44 150 47 30.0 21.3-40.4 7 3.4 1.5- 7.6 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 95 66.1 55.7-75.1
45+ 308 114 37.1 30.5-44.2 71 21.0 15.9-27.3 41 9.5 6.8-13.2 82 32.4 25.3-40.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 71 38.0 28.5-48.5 48 17.9 12.3-25.2 34 8.9 6.0-13.0 48 35.3 25.7-46.2
Some College + 258 90 29.7 23.4-37.0 31 7.0 4.6-10.4 8 1.5 0.7- 3.2 129 61.8 54.1-69.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 223 83 38.9 29.8-48.8 48 15.8 10.9-22.3 30 7.8 5.1-11.7 62 37.5 28.7-47.3
$50,000+ 184 62 29.8 22.6-38.3 14 4.4 2.5- 7.6 5 1.5 0.6- 3.7 103 64.3 55.6-72.2

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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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