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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Oral Health

Adults aged 65+ who have had all their natural teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,824 2,998 78.5 76.6-80.2 826 21.5 19.8-23.4
-Western NC 732 538 74.5 70.6-78.0 194 25.5 22.0-29.4
GENDER
Male 258 197 76.9 70.4-82.3 61 23.1 17.7-29.6
Female 474 341 72.6 67.7-77.1 133 27.4 22.9-32.3
RACE
White 689 507 75.0 71.0-78.5 182 25.0 21.5-29.0
African American 17 11 53.8 26.6-78.9 6 46.2 21.1-73.4
Other Minorities 24 18 71.6 36.8-91.6 6 28.4 8.4-63.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 8 82.8 47.8-96.2 2 17.2 3.8-52.2
Non-Hispanic 721 530 74.4 70.4-78.0 191 25.6 22.0-29.6
AGE
65+ 732 538 74.5 70.6-78.0 194 25.5 22.0-29.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 141 60 44.6 35.0-54.6 81 55.4 45.4-65.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 239 165 71.2 64.1-77.4 74 28.8 22.6-35.9
Some Post-H.S. 166 134 79.2 70.7-85.8 32 20.8 14.2-29.3
College Graduate 186 179 96.8 91.9-98.8 7 3.2 1.2- 8.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 122 68 53.7 43.0-64.0 54 46.3 36.0-57.0
$15,000- 24,999 164 105 60.6 51.5-69.1 59 39.4 30.9-48.5
$25,000- 34,999 87 68 76.4 63.7-85.6 19 23.6 14.4-36.3
$35,000- 49,999 92 82 88.3 77.2-94.4 10 11.7 5.6-22.8
$50,000-74,999 62 58 94.7 83.3-98.4 4 5.3 1.6-16.7
$75,000+ 52 50 96.6 86.7-99.2 2 3.4 0.8-13.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 371 258 70.1 64.1-75.4 113 29.9 24.6-35.9
No 346 270 79.1 73.9-83.5 76 20.9 16.5-26.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 154 121 80.0 72.0-86.2 33 20.0 13.8-28.0
Non-Veteran 578 417 72.6 68.1-76.7 161 27.4 23.3-31.9

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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