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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Females

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
-FEMALES 3,482 1,862 47.7 45.6-49.7 1,620 52.3 50.3-54.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,339 1,165 44.3 41.8-46.8 1,174 55.7 53.2-58.2
Non-Hispanic Black 730 495 60.9 56.5-65.2 235 39.1 34.8-43.5
Other 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 659 148 21.9 18.3-26.0 511 78.1 74.0-81.7
35-44 474 197 38.9 33.9-44.1 277 61.1 55.9-66.1
45-54 553 275 50.3 45.5-55.2 278 49.7 44.8-54.5
55-64 676 429 62.7 58.1-67.1 247 37.3 32.9-41.9
65-74 645 449 70.9 66.6-74.9 196 29.1 25.1-33.4
75+ 435 342 78.1 73.0-82.5 93 21.9 17.5-27.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 342 265 73.1 66.5-78.8 77 26.9 21.2-33.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 924 628 61.1 57.1-65.0 296 38.9 35.0-42.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,045 568 44.9 41.2-48.6 477 55.1 51.4-58.8
College Graduate 1,162 399 26.3 23.6-29.3 763 73.7 70.7-76.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 377 283 69.6 63.2-75.4 94 30.4 24.6-36.8
$15,000- 24,999 604 403 62.0 56.8-66.9 201 38.0 33.1-43.2
$25,000- 34,999 314 191 53.9 46.9-60.7 123 46.1 39.3-53.1
$35,000- 49,999 427 237 48.7 42.8-54.7 190 51.3 45.3-57.2
$50,000- 74,999 415 199 44.3 38.6-50.0 216 55.7 50.0-61.4
$75,000+ 670 178 23.2 19.7-27.1 492 76.8 72.9-80.3
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 892 665 71.4 67.3-75.1 227 28.6 24.9-32.7
No 2,235 1,078 43.5 40.9-46.0 1,157 56.5 54.0-59.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,049 766 68.5 64.6-72.1 283 31.5 27.9-35.4
No 2,350 1,051 39.7 37.3-42.1 1,299 60.3 57.9-62.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,396 1,824 48.0 45.9-50.1 1,572 52.0 49.9-54.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 929 376 35.7 32.3-39.2 553 64.3 60.8-67.7
Regional City or Suburban County 791 423 51.6 47.4-55.9 368 48.4 44.1-52.6
Rural 1,762 1,063 55.2 52.2-58.3 699 44.8 41.7-47.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,576 637 37.4 34.6-40.3 939 62.6 59.7-65.4
Unemployed 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 998 705 70.4 66.8-73.7 293 29.6 26.3-33.2
Unable to Work 355 288 78.2 71.7-83.6 67 21.8 16.4-28.3
Other not in Labor Force 406 153 31.9 26.8-37.4 253 68.1 62.6-73.2
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 146 101 61.9 51.5-71.3 45 38.1 28.7-48.5
50% to 100% 315 206 62.6 55.3-69.3 109 37.4 30.7-44.7
101% to 150% 540 379 64.3 59.0-69.3 161 35.7 30.7-41.0
151% to 200% 223 132 50.1 41.7-58.6 91 49.9 41.4-58.3
More than 200% 1,542 657 36.3 33.5-39.2 885 63.7 60.8-66.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 723 473 59.2 54.0-64.2 250 40.8 35.8-46.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,261 723 53.7 50.3-57.2 538 46.3 42.8-49.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,498 666 40.6 37.8-43.6 832 59.4 56.4-62.2

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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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