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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 MALES 714 220 42.2 36.8-47.8 494 57.8 52.2-63.2
AGE
18-24 29 25 91.3 77.6-96.9 4 8.7 3.1-22.4
25-34 68 48 64.2 48.8-77.2 20 35.8 22.8-51.2
35-44 132 64 50.6 40.3-60.8 68 49.4 39.2-59.7
45-54 178 46 23.5 16.8-31.9 132 76.5 68.1-83.2
55-64 150 27 19.6 12.6-29.1 123 80.4 70.9-87.4
65-74 91 6 4.5 1.8-10.9 85 95.5 89.1-98.2
75+ 60 3 4.2 1.2-14.0 57 95.8 86.0-98.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 16 32.9 18.7-51.2 108 67.1 48.8-81.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 285 78 39.0 30.2-48.6 207 61.0 51.4-69.8
Some Post-H.S. 170 59 45.8 36.1-55.9 111 54.2 44.1-63.9
College Graduate 132 66 51.3 40.4-62.1 66 48.7 37.9-59.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 103 10 18.6 8.1-37.1 93 81.4 62.9-91.9
$15,000- 24,999 132 32 37.4 23.6-53.6 100 62.6 46.4-76.4
$25,000- 34,999 91 27 44.9 28.8-62.0 64 55.1 38.0-71.2
$35,000- 49,999 128 41 39.9 29.6-51.1 87 60.1 48.9-70.4
$50,000-74,999 87 40 55.1 41.2-68.1 47 44.9 31.9-58.8
$75,000+ 100 50 55.1 42.5-67.0 50 44.9 33.0-57.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 286 65 33.3 25.0-42.8 221 66.7 57.2-75.0
No 390 146 48.8 41.6-56.0 244 51.2 44.0-58.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 237 80 46.0 36.7-55.6 157 54.0 44.4-63.3
Non-Veteran 477 140 40.7 34.2-47.5 337 59.3 52.5-65.8

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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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