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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Oral Health

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 381 152 51.9 44.2-59.6 229 48.1 40.4-55.8
Buncombe 336 167 57.6 51.0-64.0 169 42.4 36.0-49.0
Cabarrus 363 157 58.0 51.1-64.5 206 42.0 35.5-48.9
Catawba 437 180 48.8 42.7-54.9 257 51.2 45.1-57.3
Cumberland 466 174 50.3 43.9-56.6 292 49.7 43.4-56.1
Davidson 403 162 50.9 44.2-57.5 241 49.1 42.5-55.8
Durham 394 192 56.1 49.0-63.1 202 43.9 36.9-51.0
Forsyth 397 208 60.0 53.9-65.9 189 40.0 34.1-46.1
Gaston 406 158 49.5 42.6-56.5 248 50.5 43.5-57.4
Guilford 417 195 59.4 52.9-65.6 222 40.6 34.4-47.1
Iredell 415 193 58.0 52.1-63.7 222 42.0 36.3-47.9
Johnston 462 178 49.9 43.4-56.4 284 50.1 43.6-56.6
Mecklenburg 665 343 58.6 53.9-63.1 322 41.4 36.9-46.1
New Hanover 361 175 60.4 53.6-66.8 186 39.6 33.2-46.4
Onslow 404 193 62.5 56.5-68.0 211 37.5 32.0-43.5
Orange 376 212 60.2 53.4-66.6 164 39.8 33.4-46.6
Pitt 385 156 53.1 46.1-60.0 229 46.9 40.0-53.9
Randolph 389 156 51.4 44.3-58.5 233 48.6 41.5-55.7
Robeson 391 92 34.3 27.0-42.4 299 65.7 57.6-73.0
Rowan 433 168 46.6 39.5-53.8 265 53.4 46.2-60.5
Union 396 185 55.5 48.7-62.1 211 44.5 37.9-51.3
Wake 580 331 63.1 58.1-67.8 249 36.9 32.2-41.9
Wayne 437 158 49.9 42.4-57.4 279 50.1 42.6-57.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 5,200 1,920 48.8 46.7-50.9 3,280 51.2 49.1-53.3
Piedmont 7,455 3,364 55.1 53.4-56.8 4,091 44.9 43.2-46.6
Western NC 2,851 1,080 46.7 44.1-49.4 1,771 53.3 50.6-55.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,866 726 47.3 44.2-50.5 1,140 52.7 49.5-55.8
Northwest 3,234 1,328 51.2 48.7-53.7 1,906 48.8 46.3-51.3
Charlotte 2,059 925 53.4 50.4-56.4 1,134 46.6 43.6-49.6
Greensboro 1,780 800 55.2 51.5-58.9 980 44.8 41.1-48.5
Southern Regional 1,516 518 47.7 43.9-51.6 998 52.3 48.4-56.1
Coastal 759 308 50.3 45.2-55.3 451 49.7 44.7-54.8
Wake 1,698 789 57.5 54.0-61.0 909 42.5 39.0-46.0
Area L 456 146 42.3 36.2-48.5 310 57.7 51.5-63.8
Eastern 2,138 824 51.2 47.9-54.5 1,314 48.8 45.5-52.1

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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