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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Oral Health

Adults aged 18+ that have had permanent teeth extracted: Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,138 3,984 49.1 47.7-50.5 3,154 50.9 49.5-52.3
-Eastern NC 2,236 1,339 53.2 50.6-55.7 897 46.8 44.3-49.4
GENDER
Male 937 540 52.3 48.4-56.2 397 47.7 43.8-51.6
Female 1,299 799 53.9 50.5-57.3 500 46.1 42.7-49.5
RACE
White 1,446 809 50.0 46.8-53.1 637 50.0 46.9-53.2
African American 569 392 60.0 54.7-65.0 177 40.0 35.0-45.3
Other minorities 197 127 56.2 47.0-65.1 70 43.8 34.9-53.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 127 68 50.3 40.6-60.0 59 49.7 40.0-59.4
Non-Hispanic 2,099 1,266 53.4 50.7-56.1 833 46.6 43.9-49.3
AGE
18-34 398 99 25.3 20.7-30.4 299 74.7 69.6-79.3
35-54 612 320 53.7 49.2-58.2 292 46.3 41.8-50.8
55-64 515 370 72.5 67.8-76.8 145 27.5 23.2-32.2
65-74 419 317 80.3 76.1-84.0 102 19.7 16.0-23.9
75+ 271 222 84.4 79.1-88.6 49 15.6 11.4-20.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 290 230 72.9 65.6-79.1 60 27.1 20.9-34.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 684 463 58.7 54.0-63.2 221 41.3 36.8-46.0
Some Post-H.S. 633 376 48.7 44.1-53.4 257 51.3 46.6-55.9
College Graduate 620 266 34.7 30.6-39.0 354 65.3 61.0-69.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 284 215 67.7 60.0-74.5 69 32.3 25.5-40.0
$15,000- 24,999 372 266 66.4 59.9-72.3 106 33.6 27.7-40.1
$25,000- 34,999 241 167 61.5 53.4-69.0 74 38.5 31.0-46.6
$35,000- 49,999 266 152 50.7 43.5-57.8 114 49.3 42.2-56.5
$50,000+ 644 282 38.2 33.8-42.9 362 61.8 57.1-66.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 641 498 75.2 70.7-79.2 143 24.8 20.8-29.3
No 1,507 795 46.2 43.2-49.3 712 53.8 50.7-56.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 368 213 52.4 46.3-58.5 155 47.6 41.5-53.7
Non-Veteran 1,865 1,124 53.3 50.4-56.1 741 46.7 43.9-49.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,871 1,151 53.9 51.1-56.8 720 46.1 43.2-48.9
No 365 188 48.3 42.2-54.5 177 51.7 45.5-57.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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