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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Oral Health

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
-Piedmont NC 748 645 84.0 80.5-87.1 103 16.0 12.9-19.5
GENDER
Male 327 284 83.4 77.7-87.9 43 16.6 12.1-22.3
Female 421 361 84.5 79.7-88.4 60 15.5 11.6-20.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 609 532 85.4 81.6-88.5 77 14.6 11.5-18.4
Non-Hispanic Black 110 86 76.6 65.2-85.2 24 23.4 14.8-34.8
Other 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
65-74 466 423 89.9 86.1-92.7 43 10.1 7.3-13.9
75+ 282 222 74.7 67.7-80.6 60 25.3 19.4-32.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 200 157 80.1 73.3-85.5 43 19.9 14.5-26.7
Some Post-H.S. 203 185 90.2 84.2-94.1 18 9.8 5.9-15.8
College Graduate 257 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 124 90 71.3 61.0-79.8 34 28.7 20.2-39.0
$25,000- 34,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 233 187 76.3 68.8-82.5 46 23.7 17.5-31.2
No 463 414 87.6 83.3-91.0 49 12.4 9.0-16.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 267 214 77.5 70.6-83.1 53 22.5 16.9-29.4
No 465 417 87.3 83.0-90.7 48 12.7 9.3-17.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 154 86.4 79.4-91.3 21 13.6 8.7-20.6
Non-Veteran 573 491 83.3 79.0-86.8 82 16.7 13.2-21.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 333 297 87.7 82.5-91.5 36 12.3 8.5-17.5
Regional City or Suburban County 216 181 80.7 73.0-86.6 35 19.3 13.4-27.0
Rural 199 167 82.0 75.0-87.4 32 18.0 12.6-25.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 592 501 81.8 77.6-85.4 91 18.2 14.6-22.4
Unable to Work 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 112 79 72.5 62.1-80.9 33 27.5 19.1-37.9
151% to 200% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 367 346 92.6 88.6-95.3 21 7.4 4.7-11.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 256 212 80.4 73.9-85.6 44 19.6 14.4-26.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 455 405 86.9 82.3-90.4 50 13.1 9.6-17.7

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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