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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 356 104 25.8 19.8-32.9 70 14.4 10.4-19.6 51 8.5 6.1-11.8 131 51.2 43.2-59.2
GENDER
Male 118 33 19.9 13.1-29.0 24 15.4 9.1-24.8 13 5.3 2.7-10.1 48 59.4 47.3-70.4
Female 238 71 32.0 23.2-42.3 46 13.4 9.4-18.6 38 11.9 8.2-17.0 83 42.7 33.7-52.2
RACE
White 236 70 23.9 18.1-31.0 38 12.2 7.6-19.2 32 9.6 6.3-14.3 96 54.3 45.3-62.9
Other 116 34 29.2 17.8-44.2 29 16.2 10.0-25.2 18 6.8 3.9-11.6 35 47.7 33.0-62.8
AGE
18-44 77 19 16.4 9.8-26.3 1 3.2 0.5-19.4 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4 55 78.5 66.6-87.0
45+ 276 85 33.2 25.3-42.3 69 23.1 17.5-29.9 48 13.5 9.8-18.5 74 30.1 23.1-38.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 185 55 31.1 21.7-42.5 46 18.2 12.5-25.8 41 12.9 8.8-18.7 43 37.7 26.6-50.2
Some College + 171 49 20.1 14.1-28.0 24 10.4 5.5-18.6 10 3.9 1.8- 8.0 88 65.6 55.5-74.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 53 32.2 22.7-43.5 50 21.7 15.5-29.5 31 11.8 7.7-17.5 50 34.3 25.3-44.6
$50,000+ 101 30 22.4 14.3-33.3 8 8.7 3.2-21.7 5 3.6 1.2- 9.8 58 65.3 52.0-76.6

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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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