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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 492 310 62.2 56.5-67.5 50 9.7 7.0-13.2 65 13.3 9.9-17.5 66 14.8 11.1-19.5 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 208 125 62.7 54.5-70.3 27 10.5 6.8-15.8 23 10.2 6.6-15.3 33 16.6 11.1-24.2 *** *** ***
Female 284 185 61.6 53.8-68.8 23 8.9 5.4-14.3 42 16.4 11.2-23.3 33 13.0 8.6-19.2 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 312 207 64.7 57.7-71.2 32 10.2 6.9-14.9 38 12.1 8.2-17.5 35 12.9 8.5-19.0 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 137 79 57.8 47.6-67.4 11 9.0 4.4-17.4 23 15.6 9.8-23.8 23 17.3 11.0-26.3 *** *** ***
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 85 64.1 53.7-73.4 12 7.9 4.3-14.1 17 13.9 8.1-22.7 16 14.1 8.0-23.7 *** *** ***
45-64 198 126 61.4 52.8-69.4 22 11.1 6.6-18.3 23 12.4 7.9-18.9 27 15.1 9.8-22.5 *** *** ***
65+ 162 98 59.7 50.7-68.2 16 10.7 6.4-17.4 25 13.9 9.0-20.8 22 15.4 9.6-23.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 203 112 56.9 48.2-65.2 20 8.6 5.1-14.1 35 16.0 10.9-22.8 36 18.5 12.4-26.7 *** *** ***
Some College + 288 198 66.7 59.4-73.3 30 10.6 6.9-15.8 30 11.1 7.1-16.9 29 11.5 7.4-17.3 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 234 123 55.5 47.2-63.5 29 10.1 6.7-15.1 38 13.9 9.5-19.9 43 20.3 14.2-28.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 166 131 74.0 64.0-81.9 13 8.3 4.4-15.4 12 10.0 5.1-18.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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