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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health

Adults aged 18+ that have had permanent teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,876 5,005 53.3 51.8-54.8 6,871 46.7 45.2-48.2
GENDER
Male 4,420 1,843 53.7 51.3-56.0 2,577 46.3 44.0-48.7
Female 7,456 3,162 53.0 51.2-54.8 4,294 47.0 45.2-48.8
RACE
White 9,251 4,144 56.1 54.5-57.7 5,107 43.9 42.3-45.5
African American 1,845 528 40.7 36.8-44.7 1,317 59.3 55.3-63.2
Asian 105 54 56.8 43.5-69.1 51 43.2 30.9-56.5
Native American 262 68 36.5 26.2-48.2 194 63.5 51.8-73.8
Other Minorities 346 177 62.9 54.6-70.4 169 37.1 29.6-45.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 412 209 60.8 53.2-67.9 203 39.2 32.1-46.8
-English Speaking 234 120 63.9 53.7-72.9 114 36.1 27.1-46.3
-Spanish Speaking 178 89 57.9 46.7-68.3 89 42.1 31.7-53.3
Non-Hispanic 11,433 4,782 52.8 51.3-54.2 6,651 47.2 45.8-48.7
AGE
18-24 353 311 88.8 83.0-92.8 42 11.2 7.2-17.0
25-34 974 711 73.3 69.3-77.0 263 26.7 23.0-30.7
35-44 1,706 1,095 60.2 57.0-63.3 611 39.8 36.7-43.0
45-54 2,265 1,096 47.5 44.7-50.3 1,169 52.5 49.7-55.3
55-64 2,635 919 34.5 32.1-37.0 1,716 65.5 63.0-67.9
65-74 2,190 492 21.5 19.4-23.8 1,698 78.5 76.2-80.6
75+ 1,634 323 21.6 18.5-24.9 1,311 78.4 75.1-81.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,501 255 34.0 29.4-39.0 1,246 66.0 61.0-70.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,392 1,018 45.2 42.0-48.3 2,374 54.8 51.7-58.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,980 1,236 53.2 50.3-56.0 1,744 46.8 44.0-49.7
College Graduate 3,986 2,489 68.5 66.4-70.5 1,497 31.5 29.5-33.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,300 286 33.3 28.8-38.1 1,014 66.7 61.9-71.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,872 457 32.6 28.6-36.9 1,415 67.4 63.1-71.4
$25,000- 34,999 1,269 396 39.3 34.8-44.1 873 60.7 55.9-65.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,481 595 48.5 44.5-52.6 886 51.5 47.4-55.5
$50,000-74,999 1,578 820 57.8 54.3-61.3 758 42.2 38.7-45.7
$75,000+ 2,515 1,712 73.2 70.8-75.5 803 26.8 24.5-29.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,430 1,199 36.3 33.7-38.9 3,231 63.7 61.1-66.3
No 6,966 3,569 61.3 59.5-63.0 3,397 38.7 37.0-40.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,637 534 41.7 38.0-45.4 1,103 58.3 54.6-62.0
Non-Veteran 10,234 4,468 55.0 53.4-56.6 5,766 45.0 43.4-46.6

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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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