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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-WHITES

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
-WHITES 12,018 5,216 54.9 53.6-56.2 6,802 45.1 43.8-46.4
GENDER
Males 4,676 1,964 54.4 52.4-56.5 2,712 45.6 43.5-47.6
Females 7,342 3,252 55.4 53.7-57.1 4,090 44.6 42.9-46.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 112 54 59.8 46.8-71.5 58 40.2 28.5-53.2
Non-Hispanic 11,883 5,160 54.9 53.6-56.2 6,723 45.1 43.8-46.4
AGE
18-24 269 240 89.8 84.4-93.5 29 10.2 6.5-15.6
25-34 981 750 76.2 72.6-79.4 231 23.8 20.6-27.4
35-44 1,752 1,203 69.9 67.2-72.5 549 30.1 27.5-32.8
45-54 2,329 1,227 51.6 49.1-54.2 1,102 48.4 45.8-50.9
55-64 2,710 888 33.0 30.9-35.2 1,822 67.0 64.8-69.1
65-74 2,225 555 26.5 24.3-28.8 1,670 73.5 71.2-75.7
75+ 1,684 323 19.8 17.6-22.2 1,361 80.2 77.8-82.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,357 177 20.0 16.1-24.5 1,180 80.0 75.5-83.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,431 976 42.4 39.5-45.4 2,455 57.6 54.6-60.5
Some Post-H.S. 3,239 1,435 57.1 54.6-59.6 1,804 42.9 40.4-45.4
College Graduate 3,972 2,623 73.3 71.5-74.9 1,349 26.7 25.1-28.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,095 170 25.0 20.0-30.9 925 75.0 69.1-80.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,681 394 31.9 27.9-36.3 1,287 68.1 63.7-72.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,205 390 44.4 39.8-49.0 815 55.6 51.0-60.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,737 746 51.1 47.7-54.5 991 48.9 45.5-52.3
$50,000-74,999 1,878 986 61.7 58.7-64.6 892 38.3 35.4-41.3
$75,000+ 2,857 1,923 72.0 69.8-74.2 934 28.0 25.8-30.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,430 1,291 37.8 35.5-40.2 3,139 62.2 59.8-64.5
No 7,324 3,803 62.8 61.2-64.3 3,521 37.2 35.7-38.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,943 664 44.3 41.1-47.5 1,279 55.7 52.5-58.9
Non-Veteran 10,071 4,548 56.8 55.3-58.2 5,523 43.2 41.8-44.7

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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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