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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 413 14 2.4 1.3- 4.6 399 97.6 95.4-98.7
GENDER
Male 160 7 3.5 1.4- 8.2 153 96.5 91.8-98.6
Female 253 7 1.5 0.7- 3.5 246 98.5 96.5-99.3
RACE
White 308 11 2.6 1.2- 5.5 297 97.4 94.5-98.8
Other 102 3 2.3 0.7- 7.4 99 97.7 92.6-99.3
AGE
18-44 102 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 101 99.3 95.2-99.9
45+ 308 12 3.7 1.8- 7.5 296 96.3 92.5-98.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 5 0.7 0.2- 1.8 151 99.3 98.2-99.8
Some College + 256 9 3.6 1.8- 7.3 247 96.4 92.7-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 6 1.6 0.5- 4.6 179 98.4 95.4-99.5
$50,000+ 173 6 3.8 1.6- 8.7 167 96.2 91.3-98.4

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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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