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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-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
-MALES 1,619 1,277 80.0 77.4-82.4 342 20.0 17.6-22.6
RACE
White 1,411 1,129 82.2 79.8-84.4 282 17.8 15.6-20.2
African American 151 107 67.1 56.6-76.1 44 32.9 23.9-43.4
Other Minorities 51 37 84.5 73.4-91.5 14 15.5 8.5-26.6
AGE
65-74 971 785 82.9 80.0-85.5 186 17.1 14.5-20.0
75+ 648 492 75.6 70.8-79.8 156 24.4 20.2-29.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 327 195 63.1 56.8-69.0 132 36.9 31.0-43.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 463 330 68.8 62.6-74.4 133 31.2 25.6-37.4
Some Post-H.S. 336 275 85.6 81.1-89.1 61 14.4 10.9-18.9
College Graduate 487 472 97.3 95.4-98.5 15 2.7 1.5- 4.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 164 83 52.9 42.9-62.7 81 47.1 37.3-57.1
$15,000- 24,999 304 210 69.5 62.0-76.1 94 30.5 23.9-38.0
$25,000- 34,999 232 177 77.9 71.1-83.5 55 22.1 16.5-28.9
$35,000- 49,999 264 227 84.6 77.8-89.7 37 15.4 10.3-22.2
$50,000-74,999 235 209 90.9 86.1-94.1 26 9.1 5.9-13.9
$75,000+ 243 228 93.5 88.7-96.4 15 6.5 3.6-11.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 755 554 74.4 70.2-78.2 201 25.6 21.8-29.8
No 816 690 85.6 82.3-88.4 126 14.4 11.6-17.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,023 827 82.1 78.8-85.0 196 17.9 15.0-21.2
Non-Veteran 595 450 76.7 72.4-80.6 145 23.3 19.4-27.6

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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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