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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 674 219 28.5 24.3-33.2 112 11.9 9.5-14.9 53 5.9 4.3- 8.1 290 53.6 48.4-58.8
GENDER
Male 253 82 28.7 21.9-36.5 39 11.9 8.1-17.3 22 6.6 4.0-10.6 110 52.8 44.7-60.8
Female 421 137 28.4 23.3-34.2 73 11.9 9.0-15.6 31 5.4 3.6- 8.2 180 54.3 47.5-60.9
RACE
White 503 149 23.6 19.6-28.2 71 10.4 7.7-13.8 39 5.8 4.0- 8.3 244 60.2 54.7-65.5
Other 164 69 39.9 30.0-50.6 38 14.6 9.8-21.3 14 6.4 3.4-11.7 43 39.1 28.1-51.3
AGE
18-44 158 43 23.8 17.0-32.3 7 3.3 1.3- 7.9 3 2.0 0.6- 6.3 105 70.9 62.0-78.5
45+ 507 175 32.9 28.4-37.7 102 19.0 15.4-23.2 50 9.6 7.1-12.9 180 38.5 33.6-43.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 217 60 25.6 19.0-33.5 68 25.7 19.3-33.4 37 14.4 9.9-20.5 52 34.3 24.9-45.0
Some College + 457 159 29.6 24.5-35.3 44 6.8 4.6- 9.8 16 2.7 1.5- 5.0 238 60.9 54.8-66.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 313 117 35.2 28.2-43.0 77 20.1 15.3-25.9 36 9.5 6.5-13.7 83 35.2 27.4-43.9
$50,000+ 279 75 24.2 18.8-30.6 22 5.1 3.2- 8.0 10 3.6 1.8- 7.1 172 67.1 60.3-73.3

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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.

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