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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 293 99 28.9 23.1-35.4 54 16.6 12.2-22.4 31 6.5 4.3- 9.6 109 48.0 40.7-55.5
GENDER
Male 89 25 22.6 14.4-33.4 21 20.0 12.3-30.8 11 7.2 3.7-13.5 32 50.2 37.4-63.0
Female 204 74 33.7 26.5-41.7 33 14.1 9.3-20.7 20 5.9 3.6- 9.6 77 46.4 38.2-54.7
RACE
White 158 56 29.3 21.8-38.1 21 12.3 7.2-20.2 16 7.1 4.0-12.3 65 51.3 41.4-61.2
Other 133 42 29.0 20.6-39.2 33 22.1 15.0-31.4 15 5.9 3.3-10.2 43 43.0 32.6-54.1
AGE
18-44 81 21 19.3 11.9-29.7 3 4.2 1.2-13.9 0 0.0 . - . 57 76.5 65.2-85.0
45+ 207 76 36.8 29.4-45.0 50 27.3 20.5-35.5 31 12.0 8.1-17.5 50 23.8 17.7-31.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 34 25.5 17.3-35.9 29 26.3 17.3-38.0 23 13.9 8.5-21.8 24 34.3 22.6-48.3
Some College + 183 65 30.6 23.3-39.1 25 11.6 7.3-18.0 8 2.6 1.2- 5.6 85 55.1 46.1-63.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 141 50 31.6 22.9-41.8 30 19.4 12.6-28.7 20 9.1 5.5-14.7 41 39.9 29.5-51.3
$50,000+ 105 35 29.9 21.1-40.5 13 10.8 6.1-18.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.2 54 57.6 46.5-68.0

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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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