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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Non-Hispanic White

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
-Non-Hispanic White 1,482 1,257 83.2 80.6-85.5 225 16.8 14.5-19.4
GENDER
Male 618 510 80.6 76.5-84.2 108 19.4 15.8-23.5
Female 864 747 85.3 81.8-88.1 117 14.7 11.9-18.2
AGE
65-74 916 802 86.8 83.8-89.4 114 13.2 10.6-16.2
75+ 567 456 77.7 73.1-81.8 111 22.3 18.2-26.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 147 86 62.8 53.3-71.5 61 37.2 28.5-46.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 434 347 80.0 75.1-84.1 87 20.0 15.9-24.9
Some Post-H.S. 427 374 88.0 83.8-91.2 53 12.0 8.8-16.2
College Graduate 472 448 95.3 92.5-97.1 24 4.7 2.9- 7.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 238 172 71.6 64.0-78.2 66 28.4 21.8-36.0
$25,000- 34,999 139 112 82.0 73.6-88.2 27 18.0 11.8-26.4
$35,000- 49,999 220 196 87.0 79.6-92.0 24 13.0 8.0-20.4
$50,000- 74,999 181 166 90.2 83.4-94.5 15 9.8 5.5-16.6
$75,000+ 262 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 523 406 77.6 72.9-81.7 117 22.4 18.3-27.1
No 861 767 86.7 83.3-89.5 94 13.3 10.5-16.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 581 445 76.2 71.7-80.2 136 23.8 19.8-28.3
No 875 788 87.6 84.3-90.3 87 12.4 9.7-15.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 359 300 81.8 76.5-86.2 59 18.2 13.8-23.5
Non-Veteran 1,124 958 83.7 80.7-86.3 166 16.3 13.7-19.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 280 260 92.4 88.0-95.3 20 7.6 4.7-12.0
Regional City or Suburban County 345 293 82.0 75.9-86.8 52 18.0 13.2-24.1
Rural 858 705 79.4 75.6-82.7 153 20.6 17.3-24.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 208 191 90.8 84.3-94.7 17 9.2 5.3-15.7
Unemployed 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 1,160 977 82.4 79.4-85.1 183 17.6 14.9-20.6
Unable to Work 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 232 165 72.3 64.7-78.8 67 27.7 21.2-35.3
151% to 200% 114 82 70.3 59.6-79.1 32 29.7 20.9-40.4
More than 200% 726 668 90.7 87.5-93.1 58 9.3 6.9-12.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 302 239 75.1 68.2-81.0 63 24.9 19.0-31.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 609 504 80.5 76.1-84.4 105 19.5 15.6-23.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 572 515 88.2 84.4-91.1 57 11.8 8.9-15.6

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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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