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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 326 88 23.5 18.1-29.9 48 10.3 6.9-15.0 47 7.5 5.3-10.6 143 58.7 51.4-65.6
GENDER
Male 140 44 27.5 19.5-37.3 14 5.6 3.0-10.2 17 6.7 3.8-11.6 65 60.2 49.8-69.7
Female 186 44 18.8 12.4-27.4 34 15.8 9.7-24.5 30 8.5 5.6-12.7 78 57.0 46.8-66.6
RACE
White 286 81 25.4 19.5-32.4 39 9.9 6.3-15.3 39 8.0 5.5-11.6 127 56.6 49.1-63.9
Other 37 7 16.9 6.5-37.5 9 12.8 5.6-26.6 7 4.9 2.0-11.5 14 65.4 44.5-81.6
AGE
18-44 91 17 16.7 9.7-27.2 3 3.5 0.8-14.3 3 2.4 0.7- 7.6 68 77.4 66.0-85.9
45+ 233 70 31.5 24.8-39.1 45 18.5 13.4-25.0 43 13.6 9.8-18.5 75 36.4 29.4-44.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 150 39 24.1 16.0-34.6 29 13.1 7.5-21.9 33 10.2 6.7-15.2 49 52.6 41.1-63.8
Some College + 176 49 22.9 16.3-31.3 19 7.8 4.6-12.9 14 5.2 2.7- 9.9 94 64.0 54.8-72.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 48 26.5 18.4-36.5 36 16.6 10.4-25.5 34 10.0 6.7-14.7 53 46.9 36.1-58.0
$50,000+ 120 28 19.9 12.9-29.6 8 4.8 2.2-10.3 8 5.2 2.3-11.4 76 70.0 59.6-78.7

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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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