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2018 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 4,619 2,303 45.5 43.7-47.3 2,316 54.5 52.7-56.3
-Piedmont NC 2,084 936 43.2 40.8-45.7 1,148 56.8 54.3-59.2
GENDER
Male 972 432 42.3 38.7-46.0 540 57.7 54.0-61.3
Female 1,112 504 44.1 40.6-47.5 608 55.9 52.5-59.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,343 579 42.7 39.7-45.9 764 57.3 54.1-60.3
Non-Hispanic Black 427 221 46.1 40.6-51.6 206 53.9 48.4-59.4
Other 315 136 40.6 34.6-46.8 179 59.4 53.2-65.4
AGE
18-34 523 96 19.2 15.7-23.3 427 80.8 76.7-84.3
35-44 297 97 35.4 29.3-41.9 200 64.6 58.1-70.7
45-54 350 153 44.8 38.9-50.8 197 55.2 49.2-61.1
55-64 345 187 56.3 50.3-62.1 158 43.7 37.9-49.7
65-74 334 234 74.2 68.5-79.2 100 25.8 20.8-31.5
75+ 199 153 80.1 73.3-85.6 46 19.9 14.4-26.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 220 158 69.2 61.4-76.0 62 30.8 24.0-38.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 459 279 54.7 49.4-59.9 180 45.3 40.1-50.6
Some Post-H.S. 559 273 45.1 40.5-49.9 286 54.9 50.1-59.5
College Graduate 840 224 21.0 18.3-24.0 616 79.0 76.0-81.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 167 108 63.8 55.0-71.7 59 36.2 28.3-45.0
$15,000- 24,999 275 174 61.4 54.5-67.9 101 38.6 32.1-45.5
$25,000- 34,999 155 96 54.5 45.0-63.7 59 45.5 36.3-55.0
$35,000- 49,999 233 107 44.0 36.7-51.5 126 56.0 48.5-63.3
$50,000- 74,999 283 110 39.6 33.0-46.6 173 60.4 53.4-67.0
$75,000+ 593 160 28.2 24.1-32.6 433 71.8 67.4-75.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 555 392 69.5 64.6-73.9 163 30.5 26.1-35.4
No 1,466 520 34.6 31.8-37.5 946 65.4 62.5-68.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 132 52.9 45.4-60.3 100 47.1 39.7-54.6
Non-Veteran 1,849 803 42.2 39.6-44.9 1,046 57.8 55.1-60.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,143 436 35.4 32.2-38.6 707 64.6 61.4-67.8
Regional City or Suburban County 499 250 50.6 45.5-55.8 249 49.4 44.2-54.5
Rural 443 250 53.8 48.3-59.2 193 46.2 40.8-51.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,172 375 32.3 29.3-35.4 797 67.7 64.6-70.7
Unemployed 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 495 349 74.2 69.5-78.3 146 25.8 21.7-30.5
Unable to Work 134 102 76.8 67.7-83.9 32 23.2 16.1-32.3
Other not in Labor Force 183 56 29.4 22.6-37.3 127 70.6 62.7-77.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 148 84 56.4 46.8-65.5 64 43.6 34.5-53.2
101% to 150% 246 164 61.0 53.6-67.9 82 39.0 32.1-46.4
151% to 200% 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,113 394 35.1 31.9-38.5 719 64.9 61.5-68.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 825 416 49.1 45.1-53.1 409 50.9 46.9-54.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,150 455 38.0 34.8-41.3 695 62.0 58.7-65.2

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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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