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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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%)
TOTAL 6,428 3,417 47.6 46.1-49.1 3,011 52.4 50.9-53.9
GENDER
Male 2,946 1,555 47.5 45.4-49.7 1,391 52.5 50.3-54.6
Female 3,482 1,862 47.7 45.6-49.7 1,620 52.3 50.3-54.4
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,641 2,979 46.9 45.3-48.5 2,662 53.1 51.5-54.7
No 768 432 52.7 48.2-57.0 336 47.3 43.0-51.8
Body Mass Index
Underweight 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,797 826 39.9 37.2-42.7 971 60.1 57.3-62.8
Overweight 2,126 1,165 49.0 46.4-51.7 961 51.0 48.3-53.6
Obese 1,884 1,132 55.9 53.1-58.7 752 44.1 41.3-46.9
Current Smoker
Yes 1,062 708 61.9 58.1-65.6 354 38.1 34.4-41.9
No 5,184 2,613 44.5 42.9-46.2 2,571 55.5 53.8-57.1
History of CVD**
Yes 761 607 77.8 73.8-81.3 154 22.2 18.7-26.2
No 5,608 2,767 44.2 42.7-45.8 2,841 55.8 54.2-57.3
Binge Drinker
Yes 767 299 33.5 29.7-37.6 468 66.5 62.4-70.3
No 5,252 2,886 49.7 48.0-51.4 2,366 50.3 48.6-52.0
Heavy Drinker
Yes 385 173 39.9 34.1-46.0 212 60.1 54.0-65.9
No 5,612 3,007 47.9 46.3-49.5 2,605 52.1 50.5-53.7
COPD
Yes 516 408 74.6 69.2-79.3 108 25.4 20.7-30.8
No 5,897 2,999 45.5 43.9-47.0 2,898 54.5 53.0-56.1
Current Asthma
Yes 521 322 54.6 49.1-59.9 199 45.4 40.1-50.9
No 5,876 3,075 47.0 45.4-48.6 2,801 53.0 51.4-54.6
Diabetes
Yes 867 648 72.8 68.9-76.3 219 27.2 23.7-31.1
No 5,554 2,763 44.4 42.8-46.0 2,791 55.6 54.0-57.2
Disability1
Yes 1,567 1,160 71.2 68.2-74.0 407 28.8 26.0-31.8
No 4,108 2,003 43.7 41.9-45.6 2,105 56.3 54.4-58.1
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,822 1,345 70.2 67.4-72.9 477 29.8 27.1-32.6
No 4,441 1,986 39.9 38.2-41.6 2,455 60.1 58.4-61.8
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,974 1,451 71.1 68.5-73.6 523 28.9 26.4-31.5
No 4,455 1,966 39.6 37.8-41.3 2,489 60.4 58.7-62.2

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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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