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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Oral Health

Adults aged 65+ who have had all their natural teeth extracted (calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,852 1,548 81.9 79.5-84.0 304 18.1 16.0-20.5
-Eastern NC 661 544 79.6 75.3-83.2 117 20.4 16.8-24.7
GENDER
Male 271 217 77.1 70.3-82.8 54 22.9 17.2-29.7
Female 390 327 81.4 75.8-85.9 63 18.6 14.1-24.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 458 386 81.3 76.3-85.5 72 18.7 14.5-23.7
Non-Hispanic Black 165 126 73.8 64.5-81.4 39 26.2 18.6-35.5
Other 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
65-74 430 368 83.7 78.8-87.6 62 16.3 12.4-21.2
75+ 232 177 73.5 65.8-80.0 55 26.5 20.0-34.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 218 180 79.4 71.4-85.6 38 20.6 14.4-28.6
Some Post-H.S. 191 163 86.0 79.2-90.8 28 14.0 9.2-20.8
College Graduate 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 105 78 78.5 68.4-86.0 27 21.5 14.0-31.6
$25,000- 34,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 256 193 75.7 68.9-81.4 63 24.3 18.6-31.1
No 368 319 82.7 76.8-87.4 49 17.3 12.6-23.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 286 213 73.4 66.6-79.2 73 26.6 20.8-33.4
No 368 324 84.6 78.9-89.0 44 15.4 11.0-21.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 146 121 79.5 70.0-86.5 25 20.5 13.5-30.0
Non-Veteran 516 424 79.6 74.8-83.7 92 20.4 16.3-25.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 88 75 82.1 70.5-89.8 13 17.9 10.2-29.5
Rural 532 431 77.8 72.8-82.0 101 22.2 18.0-27.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 507 416 78.7 73.7-82.9 91 21.3 17.1-26.3
Unable to Work 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 107 78 75.0 63.9-83.5 29 25.0 16.5-36.1
151% to 200% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 295 265 87.3 81.0-91.7 30 12.7 8.3-19.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 253 197 76.5 69.2-82.4 56 23.5 17.6-30.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 277 231 79.0 71.9-84.6 46 21.0 15.4-28.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 132 117 84.9 75.7-91.1 15 15.1 8.9-24.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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