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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Non-Hispanic Black

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
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,242 810 58.6 55.1-61.9 432 41.4 38.1-44.9
GENDER
Male 512 315 55.7 50.4-60.9 197 44.3 39.1-49.6
Female 730 495 60.9 56.5-65.2 235 39.1 34.8-43.5
AGE
18-34 277 89 30.6 24.7-37.1 188 69.4 62.9-75.3
35-44 184 98 50.3 41.6-59.0 86 49.7 41.0-58.4
45-54 214 155 73.2 66.0-79.3 59 26.8 20.7-34.0
55-64 266 215 77.3 70.3-83.1 51 22.7 16.9-29.7
65-74 188 155 81.9 74.7-87.3 33 18.1 12.7-25.3
75+ 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 159 134 78.9 69.4-86.0 25 21.1 14.0-30.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 437 320 66.8 61.0-72.1 117 33.2 27.9-39.0
Some Post-H.S. 344 209 50.9 44.6-57.1 135 49.1 42.9-55.4
College Graduate 301 146 39.3 33.1-45.9 155 60.7 54.1-66.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 184 149 71.9 62.1-79.9 35 28.1 20.1-37.9
$15,000- 24,999 262 184 66.7 59.3-73.4 78 33.3 26.6-40.7
$25,000- 34,999 141 97 59.0 48.3-68.9 44 41.0 31.1-51.7
$35,000- 49,999 147 94 60.8 50.9-69.8 53 39.2 30.2-49.1
$50,000- 74,999 125 68 49.5 39.2-59.9 57 50.5 40.1-60.8
$75,000+ 140 57 36.8 28.3-46.3 83 63.2 53.7-71.7
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 317 259 78.6 71.9-84.1 58 21.4 15.9-28.1
No 823 500 54.0 49.8-58.1 323 46.0 41.9-50.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 384 309 77.3 71.5-82.3 75 22.7 17.7-28.5
No 814 472 51.5 47.4-55.6 342 48.5 44.4-52.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 153 102 61.2 51.4-70.3 51 38.8 29.7-48.6
Non-Veteran 1,089 708 58.2 54.5-61.8 381 41.8 38.2-45.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 441 245 50.5 45.2-55.8 196 49.5 44.2-54.8
Regional City or Suburban County 234 140 53.8 46.1-61.3 94 46.2 38.7-53.9
Rural 567 425 70.6 65.2-75.5 142 29.4 24.5-34.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 620 342 51.7 47.1-56.4 278 48.3 43.6-52.9
Unemployed 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 281 230 80.1 73.8-85.3 51 19.9 14.7-26.2
Unable to Work 185 157 81.1 72.1-87.7 28 18.9 12.3-27.9
Other not in Labor Force 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 157 107 62.2 52.8-70.8 50 37.8 29.2-47.2
101% to 150% 244 191 73.3 65.4-79.9 53 26.7 20.1-34.6
151% to 200% 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 423 232 48.7 43.0-54.4 191 51.3 45.6-57.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 328 254 74.0 66.4-80.4 74 26.0 19.6-33.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 374 250 60.7 54.5-66.6 124 39.3 33.4-45.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 540 306 52.3 47.5-57.1 234 47.7 42.9-52.5

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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.

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