2018 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 4,619 2,303 45.5 43.7-47.3 2,316 54.5 52.7-56.3
GENDER
Male 2,157 1,051 44.4 41.8-47.0 1,106 55.6 53.0-58.2
Female 2,462 1,252 46.6 44.1-49.1 1,210 53.4 50.9-55.9
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 3,081 1,460 44.2 42.0-46.4 1,621 55.8 53.6-58.0
Non-Hispanic Black 852 507 50.9 46.7-55.2 345 49.1 44.8-53.3
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 158 60 32.4 24.7-41.3 98 67.6 58.7-75.3
Hispanic 378 179 44.2 38.2-50.3 199 55.8 49.7-61.8
AGE
18-34 1,004 181 19.2 16.6-22.2 823 80.8 77.8-83.4
35-44 613 223 36.6 32.1-41.4 390 63.4 58.6-67.9
45-54 754 375 48.7 44.3-53.1 379 51.3 46.9-55.7
55-64 814 489 59.8 55.5-63.9 325 40.2 36.1-44.5
65-74 839 591 73.9 70.0-77.4 248 26.1 22.6-30.0
75+ 516 406 80.6 75.8-84.7 110 19.4 15.3-24.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 494 358 67.8 62.3-72.8 136 32.2 27.2-37.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,158 707 53.5 50.0-57.1 451 46.5 42.9-50.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,318 701 47.2 43.9-50.6 617 52.8 49.4-56.1
College Graduate 1,646 537 24.9 22.6-27.3 1,109 75.1 72.7-77.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 422 287 65.2 59.3-70.7 135 34.8 29.3-40.7
$15,000- 24,999 684 445 60.0 55.3-64.5 239 40.0 35.5-44.7
$25,000- 34,999 406 250 56.4 50.1-62.4 156 43.6 37.6-49.9
$35,000- 49,999 544 284 48.5 43.3-53.8 260 51.5 46.2-56.7
$50,000-74,999 608 253 39.7 34.9-44.7 355 60.3 55.3-65.1
$75,000+ 1,095 345 29.9 26.7-33.3 750 70.1 66.7-73.3
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 865 441 44.8 40.5-49.1 424 55.2 50.9-59.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 1,428 1,012 68.5 65.3-71.6 416 31.5 28.4-34.7
No 3,067 1,241 36.9 34.8-39.0 1,826 63.1 61.0-65.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 695 390 50.0 45.4-54.6 305 50.0 45.4-54.6
Non-Veteran 3,922 1,912 44.9 43.0-46.9 2,010 55.1 53.1-57.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,243 481 35.9 32.9-39.0 762 64.1 61.0-67.1
Regional City or Suburban County 1,119 521 45.9 42.4-49.6 598 54.1 50.4-57.6
Rural 2,262 1,303 53.4 50.7-56.1 959 46.6 43.9-49.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,390 864 34.1 31.8-36.4 1,526 65.9 63.6-68.2
Unemployed 161 95 56.7 47.1-65.8 66 43.3 34.2-52.9
Retired 1,271 900 73.7 70.6-76.6 371 26.3 23.4-29.4
Unable to Work 413 320 75.8 70.1-80.7 93 24.2 19.3-29.9
Other not in Labor Force 340 104 28.7 23.5-34.7 236 71.3 65.3-76.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 139 95 73.0 63.6-80.7 44 27.0 19.3-36.4
50% to 100% 344 200 54.5 47.8-61.1 144 45.5 38.9-52.2
101% to 150% 624 423 62.4 57.5-67.1 201 37.6 32.9-42.5
151% to 200% 313 195 53.8 46.8-60.6 118 46.2 39.4-53.2
More than 200% 2,277 925 37.7 35.2-40.2 1,352 62.3 59.8-64.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 865 441 44.8 40.5-49.1 424 55.2 50.9-59.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 883 551 56.8 52.1-61.3 332 43.2 38.7-47.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,930 975 47.9 45.1-50.7 955 52.1 49.3-54.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,811 779 40.1 37.4-42.8 1,032 59.9 57.2-62.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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.

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