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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-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
-FEMALES 9,622 3,951 51.7 50.2-53.2 5,671 48.3 46.8-49.8
RACE
White 7,342 3,252 55.4 53.7-57.1 4,090 44.6 42.9-46.3
African American 1,634 423 35.4 32.0-39.0 1,211 64.6 61.0-68.0
Other Minorities 608 257 55.5 49.4-61.4 351 44.5 38.6-50.6
AGE
18-24 270 233 88.3 82.6-92.3 37 11.7 7.7-17.4
25-34 943 664 72.6 69.0-76.0 279 27.4 24.0-31.0
35-44 1,491 903 61.8 58.7-64.9 588 38.2 35.1-41.3
45-54 1,859 884 46.5 43.6-49.4 975 53.5 50.6-56.4
55-64 1,979 616 31.2 28.7-33.8 1,363 68.8 66.2-71.3
65-74 1,682 383 24.2 21.7-26.8 1,299 75.8 73.2-78.3
75+ 1,323 241 17.3 15.0-19.9 1,082 82.7 80.1-85.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,333 206 23.8 19.9-28.3 1,127 76.2 71.7-80.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,807 740 39.5 36.3-42.9 2,067 60.5 57.1-63.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,680 1,173 53.6 50.9-56.3 1,507 46.4 43.7-49.1
College Graduate 2,783 1,825 73.5 71.4-75.5 958 26.5 24.5-28.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,223 212 29.7 24.3-35.7 1,011 70.3 64.3-75.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,604 406 35.7 31.5-40.0 1,198 64.3 60.0-68.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,014 324 39.3 35.0-43.8 690 60.7 56.2-65.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,279 570 49.4 45.4-53.4 709 50.6 46.6-54.6
$50,000-74,999 1,267 710 64.8 61.4-68.1 557 35.2 31.9-38.6
$75,000+ 1,714 1,197 74.9 72.3-77.4 517 25.1 22.6-27.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,614 968 34.9 32.2-37.6 2,646 65.1 62.4-67.8
No 5,756 2,869 59.8 58.0-61.6 2,887 40.2 38.4-42.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 206 95 54.8 45.7-63.6 111 45.2 36.4-54.3
Non-Veteran 9,416 3,856 51.7 50.1-53.2 5,560 48.3 46.8-49.9

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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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