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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Oral Health

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
-New Hanover County 128 107 80.8 71.8-87.4 21 19.2 12.6-28.2
GENDER
Male 46 36 78.0 62.6-88.3 10 22.0 11.7-37.4
Female 82 71 82.8 70.8-90.5 11 17.2 9.5-29.2
RACE
White 115 97 81.4 71.8-88.3 18 18.6 11.7-28.2
Other 11 8 74.4 41.6-92.2 3 25.6 7.8-58.4
AGE
45+ 128 107 80.8 71.8-87.4 21 19.2 12.6-28.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 44 79.3 64.7-88.9 10 20.7 11.1-35.3
Some College + 74 63 82.0 69.6-90.1 11 18.0 9.9-30.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 72 58 76.1 62.7-85.8 14 23.9 14.2-37.3
$50,000+ 29 26 87.1 66.9-95.8 3 12.9 4.2-33.1

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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.

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