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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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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 6,428 3,417 47.6 46.1-49.1 3,011 52.4 50.9-53.9
-Eastern NC 2,297 1,344 51.9 49.4-54.5 953 48.1 45.5-50.6
GENDER
Male 1,073 604 49.8 46.1-53.6 469 50.2 46.4-53.9
Female 1,224 740 54.0 50.5-57.5 484 46.0 42.5-49.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,378 737 46.5 43.3-49.8 641 53.5 50.2-56.7
Non-Hispanic Black 615 452 68.3 63.3-73.0 163 31.7 27.0-36.7
Other 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 483 114 21.7 17.7-26.2 369 78.3 73.8-82.3
35-44 295 137 48.1 41.1-55.3 158 51.9 44.7-58.9
45-54 355 211 61.0 54.9-66.7 144 39.0 33.3-45.1
55-64 486 352 71.3 66.0-76.0 134 28.7 24.0-34.0
65-74 430 327 76.9 71.9-81.2 103 23.1 18.8-28.1
75+ 232 197 86.1 80.1-90.4 35 13.9 9.6-19.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 256 208 74.8 67.3-81.1 48 25.2 18.9-32.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 709 483 60.7 56.1-65.1 226 39.3 34.9-43.9
Some Post-H.S. 692 383 44.7 40.3-49.2 309 55.3 50.8-59.7
College Graduate 633 268 33.9 29.6-38.5 365 66.1 61.5-70.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 240 183 67.2 58.2-75.0 57 32.8 25.0-41.8
$15,000- 24,999 374 250 59.9 53.5-66.0 124 40.1 34.0-46.5
$25,000- 34,999 229 157 56.8 48.3-65.0 72 43.2 35.0-51.7
$35,000- 49,999 328 188 48.7 41.9-55.5 140 51.3 44.5-58.1
$50,000- 74,999 268 138 47.9 40.6-55.4 130 52.1 44.6-59.4
$75,000+ 435 170 36.3 31.1-42.0 265 63.7 58.0-68.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 646 493 72.5 67.8-76.8 153 27.5 23.2-32.2
No 1,407 772 48.8 45.6-52.1 635 51.2 47.9-54.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 728 566 73.1 68.6-77.1 162 26.9 22.9-31.4
No 1,504 746 43.5 40.4-46.6 758 56.5 53.4-59.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 432 244 49.0 43.4-54.7 188 51.0 45.3-56.6
Non-Veteran 1,866 1,101 52.6 49.7-55.5 765 47.4 44.5-50.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 149 69 41.3 33.0-50.3 80 58.7 49.7-67.0
Regional City or Suburban County 400 210 45.0 39.6-50.5 190 55.0 49.5-60.4
Rural 1,749 1,066 54.6 51.6-57.6 683 45.4 42.4-48.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,134 507 40.5 37.0-44.0 627 59.5 56.0-63.0
Unemployed 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 624 485 77.7 73.5-81.5 139 22.3 18.5-26.5
Unable to Work 268 221 81.0 73.9-86.5 47 19.0 13.5-26.1
Other not in Labor Force 167 61 29.1 21.9-37.6 106 70.9 62.4-78.1
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 221 140 56.4 48.2-64.3 81 43.6 35.7-51.8
101% to 150% 362 259 65.4 58.6-71.7 103 34.6 28.3-41.4
151% to 200% 166 108 53.8 44.0-63.3 58 46.2 36.7-56.0
More than 200% 1,023 508 43.8 40.1-47.6 515 56.2 52.4-59.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 800 530 59.3 54.5-64.0 270 40.7 36.0-45.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,071 586 48.0 44.4-51.6 485 52.0 48.4-55.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 427 229 50.1 44.5-55.8 198 49.9 44.2-55.5

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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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