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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Adults aged 65+ who have had all their natural teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,824 2,998 78.5 76.6-80.2 826 21.5 19.8-23.4
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 443 307 69.4 62.8-75.4 136 30.6 24.6-37.2
GENDER
Male 120 93 80.3 69.5-88.0 27 19.7 12.0-30.5
Female 323 214 63.0 54.4-70.8 109 37.0 29.2-45.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 1 84.3 32.7-98.3 2 15.7 1.7-67.3
Non-Hispanic 439 305 69.3 62.6-75.2 134 30.7 24.8-37.4
AGE
65+ 443 307 69.4 62.8-75.4 136 30.6 24.6-37.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 152 86 62.0 49.5-73.2 66 38.0 26.8-50.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 135 94 63.6 52.0-73.8 41 36.4 26.2-48.0
Some Post-H.S. 92 72 83.6 73.3-90.4 20 16.4 9.6-26.7
College Graduate 64 55 77.1 57.5-89.4 9 22.9 10.6-42.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 98 57 49.8 36.0-63.7 41 50.2 36.3-64.0
$15,000- 24,999 109 77 66.9 52.9-78.5 32 33.1 21.5-47.1
$25,000- 34,999 53 44 86.4 72.9-93.8 9 13.6 6.2-27.1
$35,000-49,999 34 31 92.6 75.1-98.1 3 7.4 1.9-24.9
$50,000- 74,999 19 16 95.8 84.9-98.9 3 4.2 1.1-15.1
$75,000+ 14 12 88.6 59.0-97.7 2 11.4 2.3-41.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 254 160 61.2 51.6-70.0 94 38.8 30.0-48.4
No 171 134 83.0 75.5-88.6 37 17.0 11.4-24.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 47 37 79.0 58.7-90.9 10 21.0 9.1-41.3
Non-Veteran 396 270 67.7 60.5-74.2 126 32.3 25.8-39.5

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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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