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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Kidney Disease

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you have some form of kidney disease
including chronic kidney disease, nephritis, nephrosis, renal disease, or end-stage renal disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,276 484 2.3 2.0- 2.7 14,792 97.7 97.3-98.0
-Alamance County 372 10 2.1 1.0- 4.2 362 97.9 95.8-99.0
GENDER
Male 116 4 2.7 0.9- 7.6 112 97.3 92.4-99.1
Female 256 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 250 98.5 96.3-99.4
RACE
White 296 7 1.6 0.7- 3.5 289 98.4 96.5-99.3
Other 76 3 3.6 1.0-12.2 73 96.4 87.8-99.0
AGE
18-44 100 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2 98 98.4 93.8-99.6
45+ 269 8 2.6 1.2- 5.6 261 97.4 94.4-98.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 4 1.6 0.5- 5.3 161 98.4 94.7-99.5
Some College + 206 6 2.5 1.0- 6.0 200 97.5 94.0-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 8 3.8 1.6- 8.5 178 96.2 91.5-98.4
$50,000+ 131 2 1.3 0.3- 5.0 129 98.7 95.0-99.7

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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