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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Males

How many of your permanent teeth have been removed because of tooth decay or gum disease?
Do not include teeth lost for other reasons, such as injury or orthodontics.

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  Total
Respond.^
1 to 5 6 or more but not all All None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,428 2,000 29.2 27.9-30.6 933 12.3 11.4-13.2 484 6.1 5.5- 6.9 3,011 52.4 50.9-53.9
-MALES 2,946 922 29.2 27.3-31.3 400 11.5 10.3-13.0 233 6.8 5.8- 7.9 1,391 52.5 50.3-54.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,964 580 27.1 24.9-29.6 266 12.1 10.5-13.9 170 7.4 6.2- 8.9 948 53.3 50.6-55.9
Non-Hispanic Black 512 176 33.8 29.0-38.9 92 14.2 11.0-18.1 47 7.8 5.4-11.2 197 44.3 39.1-49.6
Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 677 123 18.0 14.9-21.6 12 1.9 1.0- 3.4 *** *** *** 536 78.9 75.0-82.3
35-44 404 139 33.1 27.8-38.7 16 4.2 2.2- 7.8 *** *** *** 240 60.7 54.8-66.2
45-54 489 172 35.0 30.1-40.2 77 16.3 12.7-20.7 25 5.0 3.2- 7.9 215 43.6 38.6-48.9
55-64 570 206 34.8 30.3-39.7 116 19.7 16.0-24.0 54 9.3 6.7-12.8 194 36.1 31.5-41.0
65-74 518 189 35.8 31.0-40.9 112 23.2 18.8-28.2 78 14.6 11.4-18.6 139 26.4 22.1-31.2
75+ 254 85 32.1 25.7-39.2 66 24.4 18.6-31.2 58 28.8 22.1-36.7 45 14.8 10.5-20.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 363 117 34.2 28.4-40.6 85 21.7 17.0-27.2 80 18.5 14.2-23.7 81 25.6 20.4-31.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 838 304 33.3 29.7-37.2 138 14.9 12.3-18.0 80 7.1 5.5- 9.1 316 44.7 40.6-48.8
Some Post-H.S. 815 238 25.9 22.6-29.5 113 8.8 7.1-10.8 46 4.0 2.8- 5.7 418 61.3 57.4-65.1
College Graduate 923 262 25.5 22.4-28.8 63 4.3 3.2- 5.9 25 1.9 1.2- 3.0 573 68.3 64.8-71.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 251 75 30.4 23.6-38.3 46 16.5 11.5-23.0 39 12.7 8.2-19.1 91 40.4 32.9-48.4
$15,000- 24,999 439 130 28.9 23.9-34.5 88 18.2 14.3-22.8 64 11.5 8.5-15.2 157 41.4 35.9-47.2
$25,000- 34,999 291 91 26.7 21.3-33.0 54 15.8 11.7-21.1 31 10.1 6.5-15.3 115 47.3 40.5-54.3
$35,000- 49,999 351 114 30.4 24.9-36.5 52 13.6 9.6-18.9 24 6.4 4.0-10.2 161 49.6 43.2-56.0
$50,000- 74,999 407 142 30.2 25.3-35.7 46 10.1 7.0-14.3 23 4.6 2.9- 7.3 196 55.0 49.2-60.7
$75,000+ 756 224 27.6 24.1-31.5 52 5.8 4.2- 8.0 17 2.3 1.3- 3.9 463 64.3 60.2-68.2
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 675 221 34.7 30.2-39.6 163 22.8 19.0-27.1 111 13.4 10.6-16.8 180 29.0 24.8-33.7
No 1,871 620 29.7 27.3-32.2 200 8.9 7.5-10.5 104 5.5 4.3- 6.9 947 55.9 53.2-58.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 772 266 34.8 30.6-39.2 183 22.8 19.3-26.8 129 14.7 11.9-18.1 194 27.6 23.8-31.8
No 2,090 633 27.8 25.6-30.1 203 7.9 6.7- 9.3 99 4.4 3.4- 5.6 1,155 59.9 57.4-62.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 845 276 30.9 27.3-34.8 147 16.0 13.3-19.2 89 9.4 7.4-11.9 333 43.6 39.6-47.7
Non-Veteran 2,099 646 28.7 26.5-31.1 253 10.2 8.7-11.8 143 5.9 4.8- 7.3 1,057 55.2 52.6-57.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 817 254 29.5 26.1-33.1 65 6.1 4.6- 8.0 35 4.5 3.0- 6.7 463 59.9 56.1-63.7
Regional City or Suburban County 658 201 26.6 22.9-30.6 82 13.3 10.4-16.8 43 6.2 4.3- 8.8 332 54.0 49.5-58.4
Rural 1,471 467 30.6 27.6-33.7 253 15.0 12.9-17.4 155 9.0 7.4-10.9 596 45.5 42.2-48.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,741 550 29.6 27.1-32.1 146 7.2 5.9- 8.7 44 2.4 1.7- 3.5 1,001 60.9 58.1-63.5
Unemployed 132 37 23.4 16.1-32.7 20 10.8 6.3-17.9 11 7.3 3.1-16.1 64 58.5 48.0-68.3
Retired 726 264 35.2 31.1-39.5 160 21.6 18.2-25.5 126 19.6 16.2-23.5 176 23.6 20.1-27.5
Unable to Work 231 53 25.2 18.4-33.6 72 32.2 24.9-40.5 49 15.0 10.4-21.2 57 27.6 20.8-35.6
Other not in Labor Force 105 15 15.7 8.8-26.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 88 80.6 68.9-88.6
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 261 87 32.8 26.2-40.2 44 15.1 10.7-20.9 24 7.6 4.5-12.6 106 44.6 37.4-52.0
101% to 150% 414 122 29.1 23.9-35.0 89 18.4 14.5-23.2 67 12.9 9.5-17.2 136 39.6 33.7-45.7
151% to 200% 201 60 25.4 19.0-33.1 32 15.8 10.8-22.6 27 12.4 7.9-18.9 82 46.4 38.3-54.6
More than 200% 1,503 470 28.6 26.0-31.4 158 9.1 7.5-11.0 70 4.1 3.1- 5.4 805 58.1 55.1-61.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 573 182 30.4 25.6-35.7 105 17.4 13.7-21.9 74 10.0 7.7-13.0 212 42.2 36.8-47.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,075 336 28.6 25.4-32.0 172 14.6 12.2-17.3 97 8.2 6.4-10.4 470 48.6 44.9-52.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,298 404 29.3 26.5-32.2 123 7.9 6.4- 9.7 62 5.0 3.7- 6.7 709 57.8 54.7-60.9

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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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