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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Non-Hispanic White

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%)
North Carolina 6,428 3,417 47.6 46.1-49.1 3,011 52.4 50.9-53.9
-Non-Hispanic White 4,303 2,181 45.5 43.6-47.3 2,122 54.5 52.7-56.4
GENDER
Male 1,964 1,016 46.7 44.1-49.4 948 53.3 50.6-55.9
Female 2,339 1,165 44.3 41.8-46.8 1,174 55.7 53.2-58.2
AGE
18-34 750 126 18.1 14.8-21.8 624 81.9 78.2-85.2
35-44 487 158 30.4 25.8-35.3 329 69.6 64.7-74.2
45-54 665 287 45.0 40.6-49.5 378 55.0 50.5-59.4
55-64 880 520 58.5 54.5-62.4 360 41.5 37.6-45.5
65-74 916 628 70.0 66.4-73.5 288 30.0 26.5-33.6
75+ 567 445 79.7 75.4-83.3 122 20.3 16.7-24.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 312 265 81.8 75.6-86.7 47 18.2 13.3-24.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,090 721 58.5 54.8-62.1 369 41.5 37.9-45.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,300 653 40.3 37.2-43.5 647 59.7 56.5-62.8
College Graduate 1,593 540 27.0 24.6-29.5 1,053 73.0 70.5-75.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 313 218 65.1 57.8-71.8 95 34.9 28.2-42.2
$15,000- 24,999 556 375 61.0 55.7-66.1 181 39.0 33.9-44.3
$25,000- 34,999 368 221 53.8 47.5-60.0 147 46.2 40.0-52.5
$35,000- 49,999 550 289 46.8 41.6-52.0 261 53.2 48.0-58.4
$50,000- 74,999 619 307 44.9 40.3-49.7 312 55.1 50.3-59.7
$75,000+ 1,176 381 29.1 26.2-32.3 795 70.9 67.7-73.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 1,101 796 69.2 65.5-72.6 305 30.8 27.4-34.5
No 2,695 1,219 40.6 38.3-42.9 1,476 59.4 57.1-61.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,215 892 70.2 66.8-73.4 323 29.8 26.6-33.2
No 3,009 1,250 37.1 35.0-39.2 1,759 62.9 60.8-65.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 677 402 54.7 50.2-59.2 275 45.3 40.8-49.8
Non-Veteran 3,625 1,780 44.0 42.0-46.0 1,845 56.0 54.0-58.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 983 348 32.2 29.0-35.5 635 67.8 64.5-71.0
Regional City or Suburban County 1,026 519 49.0 45.4-52.7 507 51.0 47.3-54.6
Rural 2,295 1,315 51.9 49.2-54.5 980 48.1 45.5-50.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,149 793 33.6 31.3-36.0 1,356 66.4 64.0-68.7
Unemployed 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 1,369 971 71.7 68.7-74.5 398 28.3 25.5-31.3
Unable to Work 333 250 72.4 65.6-78.3 83 27.6 21.7-34.4
Other not in Labor Force 313 100 28.9 23.4-35.1 213 71.1 64.9-76.6
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 244 157 62.5 54.4-70.0 87 37.5 30.0-45.6
101% to 150% 561 383 60.9 55.7-66.0 178 39.1 34.0-44.3
151% to 200% 280 164 52.0 44.7-59.2 116 48.0 40.8-55.3
More than 200% 2,371 1,022 38.0 35.7-40.4 1,349 62.0 59.6-64.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 799 483 53.7 48.9-58.5 316 46.3 41.5-51.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,695 942 51.6 48.6-54.5 753 48.4 45.5-51.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,810 757 38.8 36.2-41.4 1,053 61.2 58.6-63.8

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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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