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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your kidneys?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
GENDER
Male 1,001 87 9.4 7.1-12.5 914 90.6 87.5-92.9
Female 1,646 120 6.1 4.8- 7.6 1,526 93.9 92.4-95.2
RACE
White 1,892 128 5.9 4.5- 7.7 1,764 94.1 92.3-95.5
African American 594 66 12.0 8.8-16.1 528 88.0 83.9-91.2
Asian 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
Native American 79 6 7.9 3.2-18.0 73 92.1 82.0-96.8
Other Minorities 70 7 8.4 3.3-19.6 63 91.6 80.4-96.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 69 5 8.2 3.0-20.8 64 91.8 79.2-97.0
-English Speaking 31 0 0.0 . - . 31 100 . - .
-Spanish Speaking 38 5 11.2 4.0-27.7 33 88.8 72.3-96.0
Non-Hispanic 2,570 201 7.6 6.2- 9.2 2,369 92.4 90.8-93.8
AGE
18-24 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
25-34 68 3 9.2 2.3-30.8 65 90.8 69.2-97.7
35-44 221 15 9.3 5.3-15.9 206 90.7 84.1-94.7
45-54 443 33 6.9 4.5-10.5 410 93.1 89.5-95.5
55-64 747 51 5.8 4.2- 8.0 696 94.2 92.0-95.8
65-74 677 54 8.2 5.9-11.3 623 91.8 88.7-94.1
75+ 465 51 10.2 7.1-14.4 414 89.8 85.6-92.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 519 62 10.9 7.9-14.9 457 89.1 85.1-92.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 871 68 7.5 5.5-10.2 803 92.5 89.8-94.5
Some Post-H.S. 685 44 7.3 4.4-11.8 641 92.7 88.2-95.6
College Graduate 567 32 5.7 3.7- 8.8 535 94.3 91.2-96.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 456 60 13.7 9.7-18.9 396 86.3 81.1-90.3
$15,000- 24,999 526 44 8.7 5.9-12.5 482 91.3 87.5-94.1
$25,000- 34,999 337 23 7.3 4.4-11.9 314 92.7 88.1-95.6
$35,000- 49,999 335 18 6.2 3.2-11.8 317 93.8 88.2-96.8
$50,000-74,999 288 16 5.3 2.8-10.1 272 94.7 89.9-97.2
$75,000+ 338 11 3.2 1.6- 6.2 327 96.8 93.8-98.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,489 156 10.6 8.6-12.9 1,333 89.4 87.1-91.4
No 1,139 51 4.5 2.8- 7.0 1,088 95.5 93.0-97.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 467 33 6.8 4.5-10.2 434 93.2 89.8-95.5
Non-Veteran 2,179 174 7.8 6.3- 9.7 2,005 92.2 90.3-93.7

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^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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