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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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 10,587 3,268 28.0 26.7-29.4 1,817 12.8 12.0-13.7 1,195 7.6 7.0- 8.3 4,307 51.5 49.9-53.1
-Orange County 292 72 23.1 17.4-29.9 20 4.5 2.7- 7.5 11 2.6 1.2- 5.5 189 69.8 62.6-76.1
GENDER
Male 104 32 26.5 17.4-38.2 6 3.0 1.3- 6.9 3 2.4 0.6- 9.4 63 68.0 55.9-78.1
Female 188 40 19.9 13.5-28.2 14 6.0 3.2-10.9 8 2.8 1.3- 5.9 126 71.4 62.6-78.9
RACE
White 235 49 16.7 11.9-22.8 13 4.2 2.2- 7.7 8 2.8 1.2- 6.7 165 76.3 69.3-82.2
Other 55 22 43.1 26.9-60.9 7 5.8 2.5-12.9 3 1.9 0.6- 5.9 23 49.3 31.9-66.8
AGE
18-44 85 10 10.3 4.9-20.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.6 0.2-10.3 74 88.1 77.6-94.1
45+ 206 62 35.8 28.0-44.5 20 9.1 5.6-14.5 10 3.6 1.8- 7.1 114 51.5 43.4-59.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 22 34.7 20.3-52.5 10 9.7 4.7-19.0 9 10.1 4.1-22.7 18 45.6 27.6-64.8
Some College + 233 50 20.0 14.3-27.4 10 3.2 1.5- 6.5 2 0.6 0.2- 2.7 171 76.1 68.5-82.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 99 31 30.0 18.6-44.5 12 7.5 3.9-14.1 7 3.5 1.5- 8.2 49 58.9 43.7-72.6
$50,000+ 154 24 14.6 9.3-22.1 5 2.7 0.9- 7.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 124 82.1 74.1-88.0

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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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