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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-MALES

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
-MALES 4,420 1,387 27.8 25.7-29.9 722 12.1 10.9-13.5 468 6.4 5.6- 7.4 1,843 53.7 51.3-56.0
RACE
White 3,551 1,090 27.1 25.0-29.4 531 11.0 9.7-12.4 387 6.9 5.9- 8.1 1,543 55.0 52.5-57.5
African American 544 185 29.2 23.9-35.0 145 20.3 15.9-25.6 54 5.9 4.1- 8.4 160 44.6 37.9-51.4
Other Minorities 298 103 30.2 22.5-39.2 44 7.2 4.6-11.0 24 4.6 2.6- 8.1 127 58.1 49.1-66.6
AGE
18-24 160 19 12.1 6.4-21.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.0 0.4- 9.7 139 85.9 76.0-92.1
25-34 352 75 19.0 14.1-25.2 12 4.4 2.1- 8.9 4 1.0 0.3- 3.1 261 75.6 68.9-81.2
35-44 643 199 34.0 29.3-39.0 32 5.5 3.7- 8.2 17 2.1 1.2- 3.7 395 58.4 53.4-63.2
45-54 882 313 35.4 31.1-39.9 107 14.0 10.8-17.9 32 3.0 2.0- 4.4 430 47.6 43.1-52.2
55-64 1,047 375 33.1 29.5-36.9 213 21.6 18.2-25.4 112 12.8 10.0-16.3 347 32.5 28.8-36.4
65+ 1,308 400 29.0 25.9-32.2 355 30.5 27.1-34.1 298 21.2 18.4-24.3 255 19.4 16.7-22.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 581 125 24.6 19.4-30.8 161 20.8 16.7-25.7 180 16.6 13.3-20.5 115 37.9 31.2-45.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,235 431 29.6 25.5-34.1 236 13.3 10.8-16.3 170 7.5 5.7- 9.8 398 49.5 44.6-54.5
Some Post-H.S. 977 343 30.5 26.3-35.0 180 12.9 10.6-15.7 75 5.0 3.7- 6.9 379 51.6 46.7-56.5
College Graduate 1,622 486 25.4 22.6-28.4 145 7.0 5.4- 9.0 43 2.2 1.5- 3.2 948 65.5 62.1-68.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 393 87 22.0 16.5-28.8 105 19.5 14.6-25.5 99 15.7 11.8-20.5 102 42.8 34.7-51.3
$15,000- 24,999 652 198 35.2 28.7-42.2 162 19.1 15.2-23.7 144 12.5 9.8-15.9 148 33.2 26.6-40.5
$25,000- 34,999 473 166 33.1 27.0-39.8 113 19.6 14.9-25.5 70 10.0 7.2-13.7 124 37.3 30.1-45.1
$35,000- 49,999 566 233 36.1 30.4-42.3 95 13.4 10.1-17.4 34 4.5 2.7- 7.6 204 46.0 39.5-52.6
$50,000- 74,999 639 225 31.3 26.6-36.3 84 9.6 7.1-12.9 37 4.2 2.6- 6.7 293 54.9 49.5-60.3
$75,000+ 1,190 340 22.6 19.5-26.0 74 4.9 3.6- 6.7 24 1.8 1.0- 3.0 752 70.7 67.0-74.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,566 504 29.3 25.8-33.1 367 20.2 17.5-23.2 265 12.1 10.2-14.4 430 38.3 34.2-42.6
No 2,642 810 26.1 23.7-28.6 329 8.7 7.3-10.2 190 4.1 3.2- 5.2 1,313 61.2 58.3-64.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,468 495 31.3 28.0-34.8 311 17.8 15.4-20.6 210 11.2 9.2-13.5 452 39.7 35.8-43.7
Non-Veteran 2,948 891 26.7 24.3-29.3 411 10.4 9.0-12.1 258 5.0 4.1- 6.1 1,388 57.9 55.0-60.7

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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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