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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Oral Health

How many of your permanent teeth have been removed because of tooth decay or gum disease?
Do not include teeth lost for other reasons, such as injury or orthodontics.

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  Total
Respond.^
1 to 5 6 or more but not all All None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,428 2,000 29.2 27.9-30.6 933 12.3 11.4-13.2 484 6.1 5.5- 6.9 3,011 52.4 50.9-53.9
Region 10 620 217 31.9 27.9-36.3 89 12.7 10.1-16.0 47 6.5 4.7- 9.0 267 48.8 44.2-53.4
GENDER
Male 300 98 28.5 23.0-34.6 46 12.9 9.2-17.6 24 6.1 4.0- 9.3 132 52.6 45.9-59.1
Female 320 119 35.1 29.4-41.3 43 12.6 9.0-17.3 23 6.9 4.3-11.0 135 45.3 39.0-51.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 396 117 25.3 20.9-30.3 49 11.2 8.2-15.2 34 7.0 4.9-10.0 196 56.4 50.7-62.0
Non-Hispanic Black 153 66 43.4 34.6-52.6 32 16.6 11.4-23.7 12 7.4 3.6-14.3 43 32.6 24.5-41.9
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 213 63 27.4 21.3-34.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** 138 68.2 61.1-74.6
45-64 231 88 37.1 30.4-44.4 42 17.2 12.4-23.4 18 8.8 5.0-14.9 83 36.9 30.2-44.2
65+ 172 66 35.0 27.2-43.7 39 26.9 19.4-36.0 25 15.1 10.0-22.1 42 22.9 16.7-30.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 249 96 36.1 29.7-43.1 48 16.9 12.3-22.6 29 10.1 6.7-14.9 76 36.9 30.0-44.4
Some College + 369 121 28.5 23.6-34.0 41 9.3 6.5-13.0 18 3.5 2.1- 5.8 189 58.6 52.8-64.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 314 115 33.5 27.7-39.7 62 17.7 13.4-23.0 32 7.2 4.9-10.4 105 41.6 35.1-48.4
$50,000+ 196 59 27.2 20.8-34.8 16 6.4 3.6-11.0 *** *** *** 114 62.8 54.9-70.1

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See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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