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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont NC 7,455 3,364 55.1 53.4-56.8 4,091 44.9 43.2-46.6
GENDER
Male 2,861 1,288 55.6 52.9-58.3 1,573 44.4 41.7-47.1
Female 4,594 2,076 54.5 52.4-56.7 2,518 45.5 43.3-47.6
RACE
White 5,900 2,790 58.1 56.3-59.9 3,110 41.9 40.1-43.7
African American 1,069 328 40.2 35.8-44.7 741 59.8 55.3-64.2
Other Minorities 462 230 59.8 53.4-66.0 232 40.2 34.0-46.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 348 173 60.3 52.6-67.5 175 39.7 32.5-47.4
Non-Hispanic 7,089 3,185 54.6 52.9-56.3 3,904 45.4 43.7-47.1
AGE
18-24 212 188 89.5 83.6-93.4 24 10.5 6.6-16.4
25-34 755 559 73.7 69.3-77.7 196 26.3 22.3-30.7
35-44 1,254 832 66.8 63.4-70.0 422 33.2 30.0-36.6
45-54 1,515 778 47.1 43.8-50.3 737 52.9 49.7-56.2
55-64 1,559 525 31.6 28.8-34.5 1,034 68.4 65.5-71.2
65-74 1,196 282 24.1 21.2-27.2 914 75.9 72.8-78.8
75+ 904 174 17.8 15.0-20.9 730 82.2 79.1-85.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 938 191 36.1 30.4-42.2 747 63.9 57.8-69.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,063 620 42.7 38.9-46.5 1,443 57.3 53.5-61.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,896 854 56.5 53.2-59.7 1,042 43.5 40.3-46.8
College Graduate 2,543 1,695 71.8 69.5-74.0 848 28.2 26.0-30.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 685 135 39.8 32.5-47.5 550 60.2 52.5-67.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,144 296 38.5 32.9-44.5 848 61.5 55.5-67.1
$25,000- 34,999 730 246 41.6 36.1-47.4 484 58.4 52.6-63.9
$35,000- 49,999 995 428 49.9 45.4-54.4 567 50.1 45.6-54.6
$50,000-74,999 1,052 569 60.4 56.3-64.3 483 39.6 35.7-43.7
$75,000+ 1,859 1,291 73.3 70.6-75.8 568 26.7 24.2-29.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,515 746 38.1 34.9-41.3 1,769 61.9 58.7-65.1
No 4,734 2,520 62.1 60.1-64.1 2,214 37.9 35.9-39.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 990 341 44.7 40.2-49.3 649 55.3 50.7-59.8
Non-Veteran 6,462 3,020 56.5 54.7-58.3 3,442 43.5 41.7-45.3

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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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