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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 335 97 23.0 17.2-30.2 60 9.9 7.2-13.3 18 3.1 1.8- 5.2 160 64.0 56.4-71.0
GENDER
Male 134 33 19.9 12.0-31.2 22 8.0 4.9-12.7 9 2.9 1.4- 5.8 70 69.2 58.0-78.5
Female 201 64 27.8 20.9-35.9 38 12.7 8.7-18.2 9 3.3 1.4- 7.4 90 56.1 47.1-64.8
RACE
White 225 58 17.5 12.6-23.6 30 7.7 5.0-11.6 10 2.8 1.3- 5.7 127 72.1 64.9-78.3
Other 106 37 33.0 19.6-49.8 29 13.9 8.4-22.2 7 3.1 1.3- 7.3 33 50.0 33.3-66.7
AGE
18-44 98 20 17.4 9.6-29.6 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2 74 81.0 69.0-89.1
45+ 232 75 30.9 24.1-38.6 56 21.8 16.4-28.5 17 6.3 3.8-10.4 84 41.0 33.1-49.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 39 26.9 16.2-41.2 39 14.9 9.6-22.4 15 5.7 3.0-10.5 36 52.5 37.8-66.8
Some College + 206 58 20.0 14.7-26.8 21 5.9 3.6- 9.6 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 124 73.0 65.7-79.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 153 54 31.1 20.4-44.3 35 11.7 7.6-17.6 12 5.1 2.6- 9.7 52 52.1 38.9-65.0
$50,000+ 127 29 19.3 12.9-28.0 13 6.5 3.5-11.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 84 73.6 64.4-81.1

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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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