2020 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%)
North Carolina 5,721 2,767 44.8 43.3-46.4 2,954 55.2 53.6-56.7
-Non-Hispanic White 3,653 1,641 42.5 40.5-44.4 2,012 57.5 55.6-59.5
GENDER
Male 1,653 745 42.7 39.9-45.5 908 57.3 54.5-60.1
Female 2,000 896 42.3 39.6-45.0 1,104 57.7 55.0-60.4
AGE
18-34 667 101 14.8 12.1-18.1 566 85.2 81.9-87.9
35-44 410 115 28.4 23.5-33.8 295 71.6 66.2-76.5
45-54 560 213 39.5 34.8-44.4 347 60.5 55.6-65.2
55-64 714 368 54.7 50.3-59.1 346 45.3 40.9-49.7
65-74 739 461 66.2 62.1-70.2 278 33.8 29.8-37.9
75+ 501 352 73.7 68.3-78.4 149 26.3 21.6-31.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 203 167 78.7 70.9-84.9 36 21.3 15.1-29.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 853 490 50.5 46.5-54.5 363 49.5 45.5-53.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,060 520 43.3 39.8-46.8 540 56.7 53.2-60.2
College Graduate 1,530 463 25.3 23.0-27.8 1,067 74.7 72.2-77.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 241 155 58.7 50.5-66.5 86 41.3 33.5-49.5
$15,000- 24,999 384 247 62.5 56.1-68.4 137 37.5 31.6-43.9
$25,000- 34,999 264 158 56.5 48.8-63.9 106 43.5 36.1-51.2
$35,000- 49,999 412 192 43.4 37.8-49.2 220 56.6 50.8-62.2
$50,000- 74,999 486 195 39.2 34.1-44.5 291 60.8 55.5-65.9
$75,000+ 1,199 374 28.5 25.6-31.5 825 71.5 68.5-74.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 1,058 707 65.7 62.0-69.2 351 34.3 30.8-38.0
No 2,484 888 33.1 30.9-35.3 1,596 66.9 64.7-69.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 490 270 54.0 48.6-59.3 220 46.0 40.7-51.4
Non-Veteran 3,143 1,362 40.8 38.7-42.9 1,781 59.2 57.1-61.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 1,016 331 31.2 28.0-34.6 685 68.8 65.4-72.0
Regional City or Suburban County 1,037 469 43.9 40.3-47.6 568 56.1 52.4-59.7
Rural 1,600 841 50.1 47.0-53.2 759 49.9 46.8-53.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,886 613 31.8 29.4-34.3 1,273 68.2 65.7-70.6
Unemployed 177 74 39.4 31.6-47.8 103 60.6 52.2-68.4
Retired 1,100 709 67.4 63.8-70.7 391 32.6 29.3-36.2
Unable to Work 229 179 74.7 66.4-81.4 50 25.3 18.6-33.6
Other not in Labor Force 219 54 21.8 16.1-29.0 165 78.2 71.0-83.9
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 232 159 64.0 55.6-71.7 73 36.0 28.3-44.4
101% to 150% 305 181 57.5 50.7-64.1 124 42.5 35.9-49.3
151% to 200% 314 168 47.7 40.9-54.6 146 52.3 45.4-59.1
More than 200% 2,016 746 34.2 31.8-36.7 1,270 65.8 63.3-68.2
HOUSING
Own 2,709 1,260 45.3 43.1-47.6 1,449 54.7 52.4-56.9
Rent 701 291 35.2 31.3-39.4 410 64.8 60.6-68.7
Other arrangement 217 81 29.3 22.4-37.2 136 70.7 62.8-77.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 868 447 46.3 42.3-50.4 421 53.7 49.6-57.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,209 587 48.0 44.5-51.4 622 52.0 48.6-55.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,576 607 36.5 33.8-39.4 969 63.5 60.6-66.2
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 1,315 550 39.2 36.1-42.3 765 60.8 57.7-63.9
2nd Quartile 979 433 43.1 39.4-46.8 546 56.9 53.2-60.6
3rd Quartile 983 443 44.1 40.3-47.9 540 55.9 52.1-59.7
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 376 215 49.1 42.6-55.7 161 50.9 44.3-57.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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