Percentage of Adults Ages 18-64 years Who Have Had Any of Their Permanent Teeth Removed

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3077 35.7 0.7 34.4 37.1
GENDER
Female 1797 36.3 0.9 34.5 38.0
Male 1280 35.2 1.0 33.2 37.3
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 2941 36.0 0.7 34.7 37.4
Hispanic 131 33.1 2.9 27.3 38.8
RACE
White only 2632 35.2 0.7 33.8 36.5
Black or African American only 222 49.4 3.6 42.3 56.5
Other race only 167 33.5 2.7 28.2 38.9
More than one race 47 29.8 4.7 20.5 39.0
EDUCATION
Less than high school 248 47.3 3.0 41.4 53.1
High school graduate or G.E.D 995 45.9 1.4 43.1 48.7
Some college 989 34.9 1.2 32.6 37.2
College graduate 845 22.7 0.9 21.0 24.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 352 45.8 2.7 40.4 51.2
$15,000 to $24,999 533 45.5 2.1 41.5 49.6
$25,000 to $34,999 334 42.1 2.4 37.4 46.7
$35,000 to $49,999 464 39.2 1.9 35.5 42.8
$50,000 or more 1130 29.0 0.9 27.2 30.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1917 33.3 0.8 31.7 34.9
Out of work 218 41.5 3.0 35.6 47.4
Homemaker/Student 218 23.5 1.8 19.9 27.0
Retired 288 56.6 2.7 51.4 61.9
Unable to work 434 68.7 2.9 63.1 74.3
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 416 33.9 1.9 30.1 37.6
1 to less than 20 hours 127 31.1 3.2 24.9 37.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 427 31.4 1.7 28.0 34.8
40 plus hours 1385 33.2 0.9 31.4 35.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1861 36.6 0.8 34.9 38.2
Divorced/Separated 680 56.3 2.0 52.5 60.1
Widowed 152 57.7 5.0 48.0 67.4
Never married 375 21.6 1.3 19.0 24.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 2072 31.4 0.7 29.9 32.9
Have a disability 986 55.3 1.6 52.1 58.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 159 40.6 3.2 34.3 47.0
Rural 329 40.7 2.2 36.3 45.1
Densely-settled rural 561 39.3 1.8 35.8 42.8
Semi-Urban 467 37.2 1.8 33.8 40.7
Urban 1561 33.1 0.9 31.3 34.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 600 44.8 1.9 41.1 48.4
Insured 2471 33.4 0.7 32.0 34.8
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 2646 33.9 0.7 32.5 35.3
Have diabetes 427 60.8 2.5 55.8 65.7
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 2722 35.1 0.7 33.7 36.5
Current asthma 339 43.3 2.4 38.5 48.0
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 1988 31.0 0.8 29.5 32.5
Have arthritis 1080 57.1 1.5 54.2 60.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 2555 33.4 0.7 32.0 34.8
14+ days mental health NOT good 477 53.0 2.2 48.6 57.3
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 2167 31.4 0.8 29.9 32.8
Current smoker 888 52.0 1.6 48.8 55.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 788 27.9 1.1 25.6 30.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 974 35.6 1.2 33.3 38.0
Obese, BMI>=30 1154 45.2 1.4 42.6 47.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 869 50.3 1.7 47.0 53.7
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2206 31.8 0.7 30.4 33.3
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2773 35.1 0.7 33.7 36.5
Served on active duty 303 43.1 2.3 38.6 47.7

Numerator: Respondents ages 18-64 years who reported
they had any of their permanent teeth removed.
Denominator: All respondents ages 18-64 years, excluding unknowns and refusals.