Percentage of Adults Aged 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 5545 36.1 0.5 35.1 37.0
GENDER
Female 3079 35.2 0.6 34.0 36.5
Male 2466 36.9 0.7 35.5 38.4
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 5193 36.2 0.5 35.2 37.2
Hispanic 333 35.6 1.8 32.0 39.2
RACE
White only 4686 34.9 0.5 34.0 35.9
Black or African American only 335 46.1 2.7 40.9 51.3
Other race only 337 38.8 2.1 34.8 42.9
More than one race 130 38.7 3.5 31.9 45.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 482 53.3 2.0 49.3 57.3
High school graduate or G.E.D 1820 45.7 1.0 43.8 47.7
Some college 1862 35.1 0.8 33.5 36.7
College graduate 1381 22.3 0.6 21.1 23.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 656 48.7 1.9 45.0 52.4
$15,000 to $24,999 960 46.6 1.4 43.8 49.4
$25,000 to $34,999 595 43.3 1.7 40.0 46.6
$35,000 to $49,999 814 39.2 1.3 36.6 41.9
$50,000 or more 2013 28.7 0.6 27.5 30.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 3598 33.9 0.6 32.8 35.0
Out of work 399 41.8 2.0 37.8 45.7
Homemaker/Student 341 23.3 1.4 20.6 26.0
Retired 455 55.9 2.0 52.1 59.8
Unable to work 731 69.4 2.0 65.5 73.2
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 666 34.7 1.4 31.9 37.5
1 to less than 20 hours 233 28.4 2.0 24.4 32.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 730 30.9 1.2 28.5 33.2
40 plus hours 2693 34.2 0.6 32.9 35.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 3339 37.3 0.6 36.1 38.5
Divorced/Separated 1216 51.9 1.3 49.4 54.5
Widowed 250 59.9 3.0 54.0 65.7
Never married 729 22.3 1.0 20.5 24.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 3809 31.9 0.5 30.9 33.0
Living with a disability 1707 55.0 1.1 52.8 57.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 294 41.1 2.2 36.8 45.4
Rural 624 42.9 1.6 39.8 46.0
Densely-settled rural 995 39.1 1.2 36.7 41.5
Semi-Urban 929 37.9 1.2 35.5 40.4
Urban 2703 33.4 0.7 32.1 34.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 1096 44.4 1.3 41.9 46.9
Insured 4437 34.1 0.5 33.1 35.1
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 4738 34.1 0.5 33.1 35.1
Have diabetes 798 61.7 1.7 58.3 65.1
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 4877 35.4 0.5 34.4 36.4
Current asthma 629 43.2 1.7 39.8 46.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 3688 31.6 0.5 30.5 32.6
Yes 1815 55.7 1.1 53.6 57.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 4670 34.4 0.5 33.4 35.4
14+ days mental health NOT good 809 50.4 1.6 47.3 53.6
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 3858 30.9 0.5 29.9 32.0
Current smoker 1669 54.3 1.2 52.0 56.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1390 28.3 0.8 26.7 29.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1756 35.2 0.8 33.6 36.9
Obese, BMI>=30 2119 45.7 0.9 44.0 47.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 1825 47.2 1.0 45.2 49.1
Yes 3710 32.3 0.5 31.3 33.4
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 4941 35.2 0.5 34.2 36.2
Served on active duty 602 45.5 1.7 42.2 48.8

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.