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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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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
-Piedmont NC 2,911 1,386 44.7 42.6-46.7 1,525 55.3 53.3-57.4
GENDER
Male 1,333 644 45.8 42.7-48.8 689 54.2 51.2-57.3
Female 1,578 742 43.7 40.9-46.5 836 56.3 53.5-59.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,871 850 43.2 40.7-45.8 1,021 56.8 54.2-59.3
Non-Hispanic Black 583 330 52.6 48.0-57.2 253 47.4 42.8-52.0
Other 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 670 140 21.1 17.8-24.9 530 78.9 75.1-82.2
35-44 435 160 34.5 29.8-39.6 275 65.5 60.4-70.2
45-54 519 257 51.6 46.8-56.3 262 48.4 43.7-53.2
55-64 501 287 58.2 53.3-62.9 214 41.8 37.1-46.7
65-74 466 306 68.6 63.7-73.0 160 31.4 27.0-36.3
75+ 282 222 80.1 74.3-84.9 60 19.9 15.1-25.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 289 210 70.1 63.5-76.0 79 29.9 24.0-36.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 712 442 57.3 53.2-61.4 270 42.7 38.6-46.8
Some Post-H.S. 812 394 41.1 37.4-45.0 418 58.9 55.0-62.6
College Graduate 1,090 337 26.4 23.7-29.2 753 73.6 70.8-76.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 240 157 64.3 57.0-71.1 83 35.7 28.9-43.0
$15,000- 24,999 448 283 58.8 53.3-64.1 165 41.2 35.9-46.7
$25,000- 34,999 265 142 49.8 42.9-56.7 123 50.2 43.3-57.1
$35,000- 49,999 306 153 50.1 43.6-56.6 153 49.9 43.4-56.4
$50,000- 74,999 383 185 43.5 38.0-49.0 198 56.5 51.0-62.0
$75,000+ 785 230 27.9 24.6-31.5 555 72.1 68.5-75.4
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 572 405 70.4 65.8-74.7 167 29.6 25.3-34.2
No 1,903 833 40.9 38.4-43.4 1,070 59.1 56.6-61.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 698 483 68.0 63.8-72.0 215 32.0 28.0-36.2
No 2,131 858 37.6 35.3-39.9 1,273 62.4 60.1-64.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 338 198 56.4 50.3-62.3 140 43.6 37.7-49.7
Non-Veteran 2,571 1,187 43.3 41.1-45.5 1,384 56.7 54.5-58.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 1,597 661 37.6 34.9-40.3 936 62.4 59.7-65.1
Regional City or Suburban County 744 393 51.4 47.3-55.4 351 48.6 44.6-52.7
Rural 570 332 55.6 50.8-60.3 238 44.4 39.7-49.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,614 615 37.0 34.4-39.7 999 63.0 60.3-65.6
Unemployed 129 54 38.2 29.4-47.8 75 61.8 52.2-70.6
Retired 695 484 70.8 66.8-74.4 211 29.2 25.6-33.2
Unable to Work 194 149 73.4 65.1-80.3 45 26.6 19.7-34.9
Other not in Labor Force 268 81 28.8 23.0-35.3 187 71.2 64.7-77.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 221 135 59.5 51.7-66.9 86 40.5 33.1-48.3
101% to 150% 383 246 59.1 53.3-64.7 137 40.9 35.3-46.7
151% to 200% 174 92 49.6 41.0-58.2 82 50.4 41.8-59.0
More than 200% 1,490 593 37.0 34.3-39.8 897 63.0 60.2-65.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 787 447 54.5 50.5-58.5 340 45.5 41.5-49.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 2,021 864 39.7 37.3-42.2 1,157 60.3 57.8-62.7

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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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