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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

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A special urine test is used to detect protein or albumin and tells if your kidneys are working properly.
When was the last time that you received a urine test for protein?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,848 1,413 75.9 73.3-78.3 147 7.6 6.3- 9.2 163 9.2 7.6-11.2 125 7.2 5.8- 9.0
-Rowan County 76 58 71.4 56.7-82.6 5 11.1 3.6-29.4 5 5.8 2.2-14.4 8 11.6 5.7-22.3
GENDER
Male 25 20 70.8 42.8-88.7 1 13.9 2.1-54.6 2 6.0 1.4-21.7 2 9.3 2.3-31.0
Female 51 38 71.9 56.1-83.6 4 9.1 3.0-24.3 3 5.6 1.5-19.0 6 13.4 6.0-27.4
RACE
White 58 44 75.2 61.1-85.3 4 6.9 2.3-19.1 4 6.7 2.3-17.9 6 11.2 5.0-23.4
Other 17 13 57.1 24.5-84.5 1 25.8 4.3-72.8 1 3.2 0.4-20.9 2 13.8 3.0-45.4
AGE
18-44 7 3 48.1 16.3-81.5 1 11.4 1.5-52.0 1 18.6 2.6-65.9 2 21.8 5.0-59.8
45+ 69 55 74.2 58.0-85.7 4 11.1 3.2-31.9 4 4.3 1.5-11.6 6 10.4 4.6-22.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 40 77.3 62.2-87.6 1 3.7 0.5-22.1 5 8.8 3.4-21.1 5 10.2 4.1-22.9
Some College + 25 18 60.1 33.2-82.0 4 25.4 7.2-59.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 14.5 4.4-38.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 40 68.8 50.5-82.7 5 16.0 5.4-39.0 5 8.3 3.2-20.2 4 6.8 2.5-17.3
$50,000+ 9 8 87.7 46.4-98.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.3 1.7-53.6

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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