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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Oral Health

How many of your permanent teeth have been removed because of tooth decay or gum disease?
Do not include teeth lost for other reasons, such as injury or orthodontics.

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  Total
Respond.^
1 to 5 6 or more but not all All None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,876 3,656 28.0 26.7-29.3 1,966 12.0 11.2-12.8 1,249 6.7 6.2- 7.3 5,005 53.3 51.8-54.8
-Alamance County 304 100 31.8 24.9-39.7 46 11.0 7.7-15.4 43 7.9 5.4-11.5 115 49.3 41.3-57.2
GENDER
Male 118 36 31.0 21.3-42.7 21 12.7 7.6-20.6 17 6.4 3.8-10.7 44 49.8 37.9-61.8
Female 186 64 32.6 23.3-43.5 25 9.4 5.8-14.7 26 9.3 5.5-15.4 71 48.7 38.4-59.2
RACE
White 241 72 25.3 18.3-33.7 37 11.5 7.8-16.6 36 9.9 6.5-14.8 96 53.3 44.4-62.1
Other 59 27 48.4 32.5-64.6 9 10.5 4.8-21.5 6 2.9 1.2- 6.9 17 38.2 23.2-55.8
AGE
18-44 75 22 29.7 18.9-43.4 3 3.1 0.9- 9.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 49 66.6 53.0-77.9
45+ 224 77 34.5 26.9-42.9 43 19.7 14.2-26.8 41 15.4 10.6-21.8 63 30.5 23.6-38.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 47 37.8 26.9-50.0 28 12.7 7.9-19.8 30 10.3 6.3-16.4 38 39.2 28.1-51.5
Some College + 160 52 25.8 18.0-35.5 18 9.4 5.4-15.7 13 5.7 3.0-10.3 77 59.2 48.8-68.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 163 58 38.2 28.4-49.0 31 14.5 9.5-21.6 31 11.7 7.4-18.0 43 35.6 25.4-47.4
$50,000+ 89 23 20.9 12.3-33.2 7 6.2 2.6-14.3 3 2.0 0.6- 6.3 56 70.9 58.3-80.9

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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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