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1999 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1999

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
How many of your permanent teeth have been removed
because of tooth decay or gum disease?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
5 or fewer 29.8 14.4 24.1 32.1 33.5 38.2 33.1
6 or more but not all 10.7 .3 2.6 6.4 10.5 18.8 25.8
All 6.6
.3 1.0 5.6 13.4 20.9
None 52.9 85.4 73.0 60.5 50.4 29.6 20.2
Male 5 or fewer 31.4 15.0 24.6 32.5 36.7 42.3 36.1
6 or more but not all 10.3 .5 2.4 6.1 8.8 15.2 31.2
All 4.2

.8 5.5 7.9 13.1
None 54.2 84.5 73.0 60.6 49.0 34.6 19.6
Female 5 or fewer 28.2 13.6 23.7 31.8 30.3 34.3 30.9
6 or more but not all 11.1
2.9 6.7 12.2 22.3 21.8
All 8.9
.6 1.1 5.6 18.7 26.7
None 51.7 86.4 72.9 60.4 51.9 24.7 20.7
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

How many of your permanent teeth have been removed
because of tooth decay or gum disease?

(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 1,795 183 344 342 368 211 347
5 or fewer 513 30 69 108 122 78 106
6 or more but not all 192 1 9 22 36 41 83
All 128
1 4 18 28 77
Don't know/Not sure 27
1
5 5 16
None 934 152 264 208 187 59 64
Refused 1




1
Male Total 765 91 155 152 160 84 123
5 or fewer 230 14 32 49 59 34 42
6 or more but not all 74 1 3 9 12 13 36
All 37

1 9 7 20
Don't know/Not sure 8


2 2 4
None 415 76 120 93 78 28 20
Refused 1




1
Female Total 1,030 92 189 190 208 127 224
5 or fewer 283 16 37 59 63 44 64
6 or more but not all 118
6 13 24 28 47
All 91
1 3 9 21 57
Don't know/Not sure 19
1
3 3 12
None 519 76 144 115 109 31 44
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.