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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Diabetes Control

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
-Wake County 56 44 83.2 70.7-91.0 5 6.1 2.1-16.0 6 8.5 3.6-18.7 1 2.3 0.3-14.6
GENDER
Male 26 20 82.6 63.2-92.9 3 8.8 2.4-27.1 3 8.6 2.5-25.4 0 0.0 . - .
Female 30 24 83.8 65.3-93.4 2 3.0 0.6-14.1 3 8.3 2.5-24.5 1 4.8 0.7-27.4
RACE
White 43 34 83.7 69.4-92.1 3 4.2 1.3-12.7 5 9.1 3.5-21.6 1 3.0 0.4-18.6
Other 12 9 80.2 47.1-94.8 2 13.0 2.2-49.6 1 6.8 0.9-36.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 8 5 82.3 45.2-96.4 2 6.8 1.1-32.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 10.9 1.3-52.4
45+ 48 39 83.4 69.6-91.7 3 5.9 1.7-18.5 6 10.7 4.6-23.0 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 18 80.5 57.3-92.7 2 8.5 1.9-31.4 2 5.7 1.3-21.7 1 5.3 0.7-30.0
Some College + 32 25 84.8 68.8-93.4 3 4.3 1.2-14.1 4 10.9 3.8-27.2 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 30 22 77.2 56.5-89.8 4 9.6 2.9-27.8 3 8.7 2.6-25.5 1 4.5 0.6-26.1
$50,000+ 16 14 89.7 64.1-97.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 10.3 2.3-35.9 0 0.0 . - .

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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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