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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Males

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
-MALES 772 636 80.3 76.4-83.6 136 19.7 16.4-23.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 618 510 80.6 76.5-84.2 108 19.4 15.8-23.5
Non-Hispanic Black 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
65-74 518 440 85.4 81.4-88.6 78 14.6 11.4-18.6
75+ 254 196 71.2 63.3-77.9 58 28.8 22.1-36.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 171 129 74.6 66.2-81.5 42 25.4 18.5-33.8
Some Post-H.S. 199 171 85.3 78.5-90.2 28 14.7 9.8-21.5
College Graduate 290 273 94.9 91.1-97.2 17 5.1 2.8- 8.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 110 92 79.6 68.0-87.8 18 20.4 12.2-32.0
$50,000- 74,999 116 104 88.3 78.4-94.0 12 11.7 6.0-21.6
$75,000+ 176 166 92.6 85.4-96.4 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 255 193 75.6 68.3-81.8 62 24.4 18.2-31.7
No 469 405 83.0 78.1-86.9 64 17.0 13.1-21.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 301 224 73.0 66.1-79.0 77 27.0 21.0-33.9
No 458 401 84.6 79.8-88.4 57 15.4 11.6-20.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 403 337 81.9 76.9-86.1 66 18.1 13.9-23.1
Non-Veteran 369 299 78.6 72.4-83.6 70 21.4 16.4-27.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 154 140 86.9 77.4-92.8 14 13.1 7.2-22.6
Regional City or Suburban County 173 143 80.9 72.6-87.1 30 19.1 12.9-27.4
Rural 445 353 76.6 71.2-81.2 92 23.4 18.8-28.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 141 128 90.1 82.2-94.7 13 9.9 5.3-17.8
Unemployed 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 599 488 78.5 74.0-82.5 111 21.5 17.5-26.0
Unable to Work 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 425 380 87.4 82.7-91.0 45 12.6 9.0-17.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 178 131 70.4 61.3-78.1 47 29.6 21.9-38.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 295 240 79.5 73.3-84.7 55 20.5 15.3-26.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 299 265 84.7 78.2-89.5 34 15.3 10.5-21.8

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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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