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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-African Americans

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
-African Americans 1,406 934 58.2 55.0-61.3 472 41.8 38.7-45.0
GENDER
Male 522 341 57.8 52.6-62.7 181 42.2 37.3-47.4
Female 884 593 58.6 54.5-62.5 291 41.4 37.5-45.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,371 914 58.3 55.0-61.5 457 41.7 38.5-45.0
AGE
18-34 285 67 22.1 17.3-27.8 218 77.9 72.2-82.7
35-44 205 117 60.1 52.6-67.2 88 39.9 32.8-47.4
45-54 257 179 71.6 65.2-77.3 78 28.4 22.7-34.8
55-64 304 254 82.8 77.1-87.3 50 17.2 12.7-22.9
65-74 212 190 89.1 83.2-93.1 22 10.9 6.9-16.8
75+ 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 211 164 67.7 58.9-75.4 47 32.3 24.6-41.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 466 324 58.3 52.7-63.7 142 41.7 36.3-47.3
Some Post-H.S. 387 257 58.0 52.0-63.7 130 42.0 36.3-48.0
College Graduate 340 187 48.3 42.2-54.4 153 51.7 45.6-57.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 279 192 58.0 50.6-65.1 87 42.0 34.9-49.4
$15,000- 24,999 308 211 61.0 54.3-67.4 97 39.0 32.6-45.7
$25,000- 34,999 145 110 70.8 61.1-78.9 35 29.2 21.1-38.9
$35,000- 49,999 166 104 62.3 53.4-70.5 62 37.7 29.5-46.6
$50,000- 74,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 144 73 49.6 40.3-58.9 71 50.4 41.1-59.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 375 319 80.7 74.8-85.4 56 19.3 14.6-25.2
No 964 578 52.5 48.7-56.3 386 47.5 43.7-51.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 164 104 59.9 51.0-68.1 60 40.1 31.9-49.0
Non-Veteran 1,237 828 58.1 54.6-61.4 409 41.9 38.6-45.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 761 521 58.3 53.8-62.7 240 41.7 37.3-46.2
No 645 413 58.1 53.4-62.6 232 41.9 37.4-46.6

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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.

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