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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 295 89 24.6 18.9-31.4 38 7.1 4.8-10.2 29 10.1 5.5-18.0 139 58.2 50.3-65.7
GENDER
Male 110 38 26.6 18.0-37.6 11 5.0 2.4- 9.9 16 16.3 8.1-30.1 45 52.1 39.6-64.2
Female 185 51 22.3 15.8-30.4 27 9.5 6.1-14.3 13 3.1 1.6- 5.9 94 65.2 56.5-73.0
RACE
White 222 63 22.1 16.2-29.3 31 8.2 5.3-12.3 26 9.3 5.1-16.3 102 60.5 51.8-68.6
Other 68 26 34.0 20.8-50.3 7 4.8 2.1-10.4 3 13.6 3.4-41.2 32 47.6 32.2-63.5
AGE
18-44 104 13 12.3 6.5-22.1 3 1.8 0.5- 5.5 4 9.1 3.1-24.3 84 76.8 63.8-86.2
45+ 190 75 42.4 34.1-51.3 35 14.9 10.2-21.2 25 11.6 7.3-17.9 55 31.0 23.7-39.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 39 23.8 15.4-35.1 19 6.2 3.7-10.4 25 19.8 10.3-34.6 38 50.1 37.1-63.1
Some College + 174 50 25.2 18.1-33.9 19 7.8 4.6-12.9 4 2.1 0.6- 7.3 101 65.0 55.8-73.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 145 40 20.3 13.2-29.8 27 9.2 5.8-14.3 22 13.8 6.7-26.4 56 56.7 44.7-67.9
$50,000+ 104 29 26.0 17.2-37.3 7 4.8 1.9-11.7 1 2.0 0.3-13.0 67 67.1 55.6-76.9

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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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