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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 379 13 2.2 1.1- 4.2 366 97.8 95.8-98.9
GENDER
Male 138 5 1.7 0.5- 5.1 133 98.3 94.9-99.5
Female 241 8 2.7 1.2- 5.9 233 97.3 94.1-98.8
RACE
White 222 7 2.5 0.9- 6.4 215 97.5 93.6-99.1
Other 155 6 1.9 0.8- 4.7 149 98.1 95.3-99.2
AGE
18-44 127 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5 125 98.6 94.5-99.7
45+ 250 11 3.3 1.7- 6.1 239 96.7 93.9-98.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 9 3.2 1.5- 7.0 100 96.8 93.0-98.5
Some College + 270 4 1.5 0.5- 4.7 266 98.5 95.3-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 160 10 3.2 1.5- 6.5 150 96.8 93.5-98.5
$50,000+ 181 3 1.6 0.4- 6.3 178 98.4 93.7-99.6

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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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