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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,634 423 35.4 32.0-39.0 1,211 64.6 61.0-68.0
AGE
18-24 52 42 78.3 58.1-90.3 10 21.7 9.7-41.9
25-34 203 131 68.5 60.6-75.4 72 31.5 24.6-39.4
35-44 280 104 40.4 32.9-48.4 176 59.6 51.6-67.1
45-54 351 72 17.7 13.4-23.0 279 82.3 77.0-86.6
55-64 304 39 13.0 8.9-18.4 265 87.0 81.6-91.1
65-74 252 19 7.7 4.7-12.4 233 92.3 87.6-95.3
75+ 175 12 6.1 3.2-11.4 163 93.9 88.6-96.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 312 31 14.2 9.5-20.7 281 85.8 79.3-90.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 540 108 25.5 20.2-31.8 432 74.5 68.2-79.8
Some Post-H.S. 406 125 41.6 34.9-48.6 281 58.4 51.4-65.1
College Graduate 374 159 54.7 47.7-61.6 215 45.3 38.4-52.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 324 56 21.5 16.0-28.2 268 78.5 71.8-84.0
$15,000- 24,999 371 78 27.8 21.0-35.7 293 72.2 64.3-79.0
$25,000- 34,999 210 54 32.6 23.8-42.7 156 67.4 57.3-76.2
$35,000- 49,999 190 62 29.9 22.2-39.1 128 70.1 60.9-77.8
$50,000-74,999 165 71 55.7 45.8-65.1 94 44.3 34.9-54.2
$75,000+ 137 63 62.8 52.4-72.1 74 37.2 27.9-47.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 642 104 21.8 17.2-27.3 538 78.2 72.7-82.8
No 924 297 42.2 37.6-46.9 627 57.8 53.1-62.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 21 50.4 32.0-68.8 31 49.6 31.2-68.0
Non-Veteran 1,582 402 34.8 31.3-38.5 1,180 65.2 61.5-68.7

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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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