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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Oral Health

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5 or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,461 4,167 63.6 62.2-65.1 699 11.2 10.2-12.2 699 11.3 10.4-12.4 845 12.9 11.9-13.9 51 1.0 0.7- 1.3
Region 10 623 395 62.2 57.7-66.6 71 11.9 9.3-15.1 67 10.3 7.9-13.4 86 14.7 11.6-18.4 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 302 182 59.6 53.0-66.0 38 13.2 9.4-18.2 32 10.4 7.0-15.1 49 16.5 12.1-22.1 *** *** ***
Female 321 213 64.7 58.3-70.5 33 10.7 7.4-15.1 35 10.3 7.2-14.6 37 13.0 9.1-18.2 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 398 275 70.6 65.3-75.4 46 12.5 9.2-16.8 33 6.6 4.5- 9.4 43 10.1 7.2-13.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 153 81 49.0 40.0-58.1 18 12.3 7.5-19.6 23 15.7 10.0-23.8 30 22.0 15.1-30.9 *** *** ***
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 213 137 64.3 56.9-71.1 28 12.4 8.4-17.9 23 10.5 6.7-16.0 23 11.9 7.8-17.7 *** *** ***
45-64 231 134 56.8 49.4-63.9 28 13.2 9.0-19.2 30 12.7 8.7-18.2 38 16.7 11.7-23.2 *** *** ***
65+ 174 120 64.9 55.9-73.0 14 8.5 4.7-14.7 14 7.1 4.0-12.2 25 18.4 11.9-27.2 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 250 120 49.2 42.1-56.4 35 13.2 9.2-18.5 33 11.6 8.0-16.7 58 24.1 18.4-30.8 *** *** ***
Some College + 371 274 73.4 67.9-78.3 35 10.5 7.4-14.7 34 9.3 6.4-13.4 28 6.8 4.4-10.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 312 164 53.3 46.7-59.7 46 14.8 10.8-19.8 47 14.2 10.3-19.2 52 16.6 12.3-22.0 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 197 160 81.5 74.6-86.8 13 7.1 3.9-12.5 11 5.2 2.7- 9.9 13 6.2 3.3-11.1 *** *** ***

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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.

^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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