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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 1,852 1,548 81.9 79.5-84.0 304 18.1 16.0-20.5
GENDER
Male 772 636 80.3 76.4-83.6 136 19.7 16.4-23.6
Female 1,080 912 83.1 80.0-85.8 168 16.9 14.2-20.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 1,829 1,531 82.0 79.6-84.2 298 18.0 15.8-20.4
No 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Body Mass Index
Underweight 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 539 449 83.2 78.9-86.7 90 16.8 13.3-21.1
Overweight 700 602 84.0 79.9-87.4 98 16.0 12.6-20.1
Obese 476 378 77.4 72.4-81.8 98 22.6 18.2-27.6
Current Smoker
Yes 164 106 65.2 54.8-74.3 58 34.8 25.7-45.2
No 1,651 1,407 83.1 80.6-85.3 244 16.9 14.7-19.4
History of CVD**
Yes 422 312 72.7 66.9-77.7 110 27.3 22.3-33.1
No 1,399 1,209 84.6 81.9-86.9 190 15.4 13.1-18.1
Binge Drinker
Yes 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,696 1,412 81.5 78.9-83.7 284 18.5 16.3-21.1
Heavy Drinker
Yes 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,696 1,412 81.4 78.9-83.7 284 18.6 16.3-21.1
COPD
Yes 227 162 74.9 67.8-80.9 65 25.1 19.1-32.2
No 1,618 1,380 83.0 80.4-85.3 238 17.0 14.7-19.6
Current Asthma
Yes 132 106 84.9 76.5-90.6 26 15.1 9.4-23.5
No 1,708 1,433 81.8 79.3-84.1 275 18.2 15.9-20.7
Diabetes
Yes 418 326 74.7 68.8-79.8 92 25.3 20.2-31.2
No 1,432 1,220 83.9 81.3-86.2 212 16.1 13.8-18.7
Disability1
Yes 653 503 75.9 71.5-79.9 150 24.1 20.1-28.5
No 1,088 951 85.2 82.2-87.8 137 14.8 12.2-17.8
Functional Disability1
Yes 738 561 74.8 70.6-78.6 177 25.2 21.4-29.4
No 1,082 958 86.2 83.2-88.7 124 13.8 11.3-16.8
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 943 742 76.1 72.3-79.5 201 23.9 20.5-27.7
No 910 807 87.7 84.8-90.2 103 12.3 9.8-15.2

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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 phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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