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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 566 166 27.7 23.6-32.1 79 12.9 10.0-16.4 44 7.6 5.5-10.4 277 51.9 47.1-56.7
GENDER
Male 248 81 28.3 22.4-35.1 30 10.8 6.9-16.3 21 8.5 5.4-13.3 116 52.4 45.1-59.6
Female 318 85 27.0 21.8-33.1 49 14.9 11.0-19.7 23 6.7 4.3-10.4 161 51.4 45.0-57.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 422 116 26.2 21.7-31.4 60 14.0 10.5-18.3 32 7.4 5.0-10.7 214 52.4 46.8-57.9
Non-Hispanic Black 78 *** *** *** 14 11.4 6.4-19.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 178 38 21.3 15.1-29.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 131 74.9 67.0-81.5
45-64 212 68 29.9 23.5-37.1 34 18.1 12.4-25.6 17 10.8 6.5-17.4 93 41.3 34.0-49.0
65+ 169 55 33.8 26.3-42.2 37 23.7 16.9-32.1 26 16.8 11.3-24.2 51 25.7 19.3-33.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 229 79 32.0 25.5-39.4 49 19.9 14.6-26.4 28 11.4 7.6-16.8 73 36.7 29.5-44.5
Some College + 337 87 23.8 19.0-29.2 30 6.7 4.5- 9.7 16 4.2 2.5- 7.0 204 65.4 59.6-70.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 285 88 29.6 23.7-36.3 56 18.6 13.9-24.5 29 10.2 6.8-15.0 112 41.6 35.0-48.4
$50,000+ 182 56 27.9 21.2-35.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 64.3 56.2-71.6

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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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