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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 151 107 67.1 56.6-76.1 44 32.9 23.9-43.4
AGE
65-74 91 67 74.6 63.2-83.5 24 25.4 16.5-36.8
75+ 60 40 57.9 40.9-73.2 20 42.1 26.8-59.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 57 44 83.1 71.3-90.7 13 16.9 9.3-28.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 53 27 43.2 28.1-59.7 26 56.8 40.3-71.9
Some Post-H.S. 27 23 88.1 69.4-96.0 4 11.9 4.0-30.6
College Graduate 13 12 91.6 58.0-98.9 1 8.4 1.1-42.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 35 21 50.4 30.2-70.4 14 49.6 29.6-69.8
$15,000- 24,999 34 26 68.0 42.3-86.1 8 32.0 13.9-57.7
$25,000- 34,999 29 20 71.7 50.8-86.2 9 28.3 13.8-49.2
$35,000- 49,999 20 14 59.8 33.5-81.5 6 40.2 18.5-66.5
$50,000-74,999 9 9 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 4 3 70.1 19.1-95.9 1 29.9 4.1-80.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 82 51 60.1 46.3-72.4 31 39.9 27.6-53.7
No 61 49 75.2 56.1-87.8 12 24.8 12.2-43.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 55 38 61.2 43.7-76.2 17 38.8 23.8-56.3
Non-Veteran 96 69 71.8 59.6-81.5 27 28.2 18.5-40.4

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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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