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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

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
-Wake County 580 331 63.1 58.1-67.8 249 36.9 32.2-41.9
GENDER
Male 240 135 61.6 54.1-68.7 105 38.4 31.3-45.9
Female 340 196 64.5 57.9-70.6 144 35.5 29.4-42.1
RACE
White 430 263 69.9 64.7-74.7 167 30.1 25.3-35.3
Other 149 67 48.7 38.9-58.5 82 51.3 41.5-61.1
AGE
18-44 205 159 77.9 70.4-83.9 46 22.1 16.1-29.6
45+ 369 169 46.8 40.9-52.9 200 53.2 47.1-59.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 53 47.6 36.9-58.5 87 52.4 41.5-63.1
Some College + 439 278 69.3 63.9-74.1 161 30.7 25.9-36.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 78 48.0 38.8-57.4 132 52.0 42.6-61.2
$50,000+ 310 220 75.0 69.1-80.1 90 25.0 19.9-30.9

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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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