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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 3,918 2,038 45.4 43.6-47.3 1,880 54.6 52.7-56.4
GENDER
Male 1,708 870 44.5 41.7-47.4 838 55.5 52.6-58.3
Female 2,210 1,168 46.3 43.8-48.8 1,042 53.7 51.2-56.2
RACE
White 2,737 1,349 42.6 40.4-44.8 1,388 57.4 55.2-59.6
African American 805 516 56.8 52.6-60.9 289 43.2 39.1-47.4
Other minorities 326 148 38.7 32.8-45.0 178 61.3 55.0-67.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 320 156 45.3 39.2-51.6 164 54.7 48.4-60.8
Non-Hispanic 3,571 1,869 45.4 43.4-47.3 1,702 54.6 52.7-56.6
AGE
18-34 740 156 20.3 17.2-23.8 584 79.7 76.2-82.8
35-54 1,185 515 44.8 41.7-48.0 670 55.2 52.0-58.3
55-64 762 475 62.8 58.9-66.5 287 37.2 33.5-41.1
65-74 677 477 71.9 68.1-75.5 200 28.1 24.5-31.9
75+ 487 381 80.8 76.7-84.4 106 19.2 15.6-23.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 483 354 67.9 62.5-72.9 129 32.1 27.1-37.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 983 619 51.2 47.4-55.0 364 48.8 45.0-52.6
Some Post-H.S. 992 538 44.7 41.1-48.3 454 55.3 51.7-58.9
College Graduate 1,443 518 28.6 26.1-31.2 925 71.4 68.8-73.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 439 282 55.7 50.0-61.3 157 44.3 38.7-50.0
$15,000- 24,999 611 401 57.4 52.6-62.2 210 42.6 37.8-47.4
$25,000- 34,999 349 214 55.1 48.8-61.3 135 44.9 38.7-51.2
$35,000- 49,999 430 226 48.8 43.0-54.7 204 51.2 45.3-57.0
$50,000+ 1,327 486 32.0 29.2-35.0 841 68.0 65.0-70.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 955 683 68.5 64.6-72.1 272 31.5 27.9-35.4
No 2,820 1,287 39.6 37.5-41.8 1,533 60.4 58.2-62.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 458 286 55.1 49.4-60.6 172 44.9 39.4-50.6
Non-Veteran 3,451 1,749 44.3 42.4-46.3 1,702 55.7 53.7-57.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,492 785 46.7 43.6-49.8 707 53.3 50.2-56.4
No 2,426 1,253 44.7 42.3-47.0 1,173 55.3 53.0-57.7

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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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