2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 Demographics

Oral Health

How many of your permanent teeth have been removed because of tooth decay or gum disease?
Do not include teeth lost for other reasons, such as injury or orthodontics.

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  Total
Respond.^
1 to 5 6 or more but not all All None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,721 1,707 28.3 26.9-29.8 700 10.9 9.9-12.0 360 5.6 4.9- 6.4 2,954 55.2 53.6-56.7
Region 9 & 10 544 179 30.6 26.2-35.4 65 11.1 8.5-14.5 45 8.0 5.6-11.5 255 50.2 45.2-55.3
GENDER
Male 249 77 29.3 23.2-36.3 29 11.4 7.6-16.7 22 10.0 6.0-16.2 121 49.3 42.0-56.7
Female 295 102 31.8 25.8-38.5 36 10.9 7.6-15.5 23 6.2 3.7-10.1 134 51.1 44.1-58.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 364 108 28.2 23.1-33.9 36 8.8 6.1-12.4 33 8.6 5.5-13.1 187 54.4 48.3-60.4
Non-Hispanic Black 125 50 34.4 25.7-44.3 24 18.1 11.8-26.6 11 8.8 4.5-16.5 *** *** ***
Other 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 152 31 18.8 12.8-26.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 116 77.7 69.4-84.3
45-64 208 73 38.6 31.5-46.3 37 19.8 14.2-26.8 11 5.7 3.1-10.3 87 35.9 29.3-43.1
65+ 175 72 40.1 31.5-49.5 22 13.4 8.3-20.8 34 25.0 16.9-35.3 47 21.5 15.6-28.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 71 30.1 23.5-37.7 36 15.4 10.9-21.4 28 13.1 8.3-20.1 76 41.4 33.6-49.6
Some Post-H.S. 157 60 34.1 26.3-42.9 15 8.7 4.9-15.0 13 4.4 2.4- 7.9 69 52.8 43.7-61.6
College Graduate 174 47 25.4 18.6-33.5 14 6.2 3.5-10.7 *** *** *** 109 65.1 56.6-72.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 76 33.1 25.9-41.1 30 14.0 9.4-20.4 22 12.4 7.2-20.4 72 40.6 32.3-49.4
$50,000+ 202 57 27.1 20.6-34.7 17 7.9 4.7-13.1 *** *** *** 123 62.9 54.9-70.2
Don't know/Not Sure 127 41 31.8 23.2-41.8 18 14.3 8.6-22.8 18 12.5 7.4-20.4 50 41.4 31.9-51.6

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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.

^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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