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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 689 203 27.7 24.0-31.6 83 11.0 8.7-13.8 38 5.1 3.5- 7.4 365 56.2 51.9-60.4
GENDER
Male 338 104 29.3 24.1-35.3 40 11.1 7.9-15.5 21 7.3 4.5-11.6 173 52.2 46.1-58.4
Female 351 99 26.2 21.3-31.7 43 10.8 7.8-14.8 17 3.1 1.9- 5.3 192 59.9 53.9-65.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 434 107 22.8 18.7-27.5 54 12.3 9.3-16.2 28 6.1 4.0- 9.2 245 58.8 53.5-63.9
Non-Hispanic Black 157 58 36.1 28.1-44.9 24 12.2 7.7-18.7 *** *** *** 66 46.5 37.8-55.4
Other 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 261 57 20.7 15.8-26.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 195 76.2 70.0-81.5
45-64 229 83 34.4 27.9-41.5 34 16.3 11.5-22.7 *** *** *** 102 44.4 37.5-51.6
65+ 188 61 32.5 25.1-40.8 41 23.2 16.8-31.0 27 16.1 10.6-23.6 59 28.3 21.7-36.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 220 73 33.0 26.4-40.3 41 17.8 12.9-24.0 28 10.0 6.5-15.0 78 39.3 32.1-46.9
Some College + 469 130 24.6 20.4-29.3 42 7.0 5.0- 9.7 *** *** *** 287 66.2 61.1-70.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 300 95 30.6 25.0-36.9 52 15.7 11.7-20.7 25 8.3 5.2-13.0 128 45.4 38.9-52.1
$50,000+ 272 74 23.4 18.4-29.2 16 5.4 3.2- 9.0 *** *** *** 179 70.3 64.1-75.8

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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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