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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 486 165 31.1 26.1-36.5 95 15.4 12.1-19.4 54 10.0 7.3-13.7 172 43.5 37.8-49.4
GENDER
Male 207 65 32.0 24.3-40.7 37 13.2 8.9-19.1 23 10.6 6.6-16.6 82 44.3 36.0-52.9
Female 279 100 30.2 24.3-36.8 58 17.7 13.0-23.5 31 9.5 6.1-14.3 90 42.7 35.0-50.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 304 101 28.4 22.8-34.7 49 11.6 8.3-15.8 31 9.6 6.2-14.4 123 50.5 43.4-57.5
Non-Hispanic Black 139 52 36.7 27.0-47.8 35 24.7 16.9-34.7 20 13.3 7.9-21.7 32 25.2 17.4-35.0
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 40 27.4 19.4-37.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 83 69.7 59.9-77.9
45-64 194 72 32.4 25.2-40.5 43 22.9 16.1-31.6 22 13.6 8.4-21.3 57 31.0 23.7-39.4
65+ 159 51 31.4 23.8-40.3 45 27.5 20.4-35.9 31 22.9 15.5-32.5 32 18.2 12.6-25.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 65 32.5 24.6-41.5 52 21.6 15.6-29.2 37 17.5 12.0-24.7 47 28.4 20.7-37.7
Some College + 284 100 30.0 24.0-36.7 42 9.8 7.0-13.7 17 3.7 2.1- 6.5 125 56.5 49.4-63.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 234 74 32.1 24.9-40.1 64 21.2 15.8-27.8 35 12.2 8.3-17.6 61 34.5 26.6-43.5
$50,000+ 161 54 26.9 19.8-35.5 15 7.9 4.3-14.1 *** *** *** 84 60.5 51.1-69.1

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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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