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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 396 15 3.6 2.0- 6.1 381 96.4 93.9-98.0
GENDER
Male 155 9 4.7 2.3- 9.3 146 95.3 90.7-97.7
Female 241 6 2.4 0.9- 6.0 235 97.6 94.0-99.1
RACE
White 300 10 3.1 1.6- 6.2 290 96.9 93.8-98.4
Other 96 5 4.6 1.8-11.3 91 95.4 88.7-98.2
AGE
18-44 104 2 1.5 0.4- 5.8 102 98.5 94.2-99.6
45+ 288 13 5.2 2.9- 9.3 275 94.8 90.7-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 8 5.9 2.8-12.2 124 94.1 87.8-97.2
Some College + 264 7 2.5 1.1- 5.5 257 97.5 94.5-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 11 6.1 3.1-11.4 155 93.9 88.6-96.9
$50,000+ 181 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 178 98.1 93.9-99.4

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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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