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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 284 94 32.5 25.1-41.0 48 13.9 9.7-19.7 29 5.6 3.6- 8.7 113 47.9 39.8-56.1
GENDER
Male 124 41 39.1 27.5-52.1 28 16.5 10.0-26.0 9 3.4 1.7- 6.8 46 41.0 30.1-52.9
Female 160 53 25.0 17.9-33.7 20 11.0 6.7-17.6 20 8.2 4.6-14.0 67 55.9 45.5-65.7
RACE
White 254 84 28.7 22.1-36.2 40 11.6 8.1-16.3 27 6.0 3.8- 9.4 103 53.7 45.6-61.6
Other 28 10 48.9 26.1-72.1 7 22.5 9.1-45.8 2 4.1 0.9-17.5 9 24.5 10.4-47.5
AGE
18-44 61 15 31.0 17.8-48.1 6 9.3 3.7-21.5 0 0.0 . - . 40 59.8 43.6-74.1
45+ 223 79 33.9 27.2-41.3 42 17.8 12.8-24.3 29 10.3 6.7-15.5 73 38.0 30.7-45.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 126 43 39.5 27.3-53.3 27 15.2 9.4-23.7 22 8.7 4.9-14.9 34 36.5 25.3-49.5
Some College + 158 51 26.4 18.8-35.7 21 12.8 7.2-21.6 7 2.9 1.4- 6.1 79 57.9 47.6-67.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 54 40.6 29.0-53.4 32 19.1 11.9-29.0 20 6.6 3.7-11.4 45 33.7 24.0-45.1
$50,000+ 86 27 23.5 15.3-34.3 5 4.3 1.7-10.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 53 71.4 60.0-80.7

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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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