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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Kidney Disease-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 9,500 298 2.2 1.9- 2.5 9,202 97.8 97.5-98.1
RACE
White 7,306 212 1.9 1.6- 2.2 7,094 98.1 97.8-98.4
African American 1,574 60 3.0 2.0- 4.5 1,514 97.0 95.5-98.0
Other Minorities 586 26 3.1 1.9- 5.0 560 96.9 95.0-98.1
AGE
18-24 265 2 0.9 0.2- 4.9 263 99.1 95.1-99.8
25-34 904 17 1.5 0.9- 2.6 887 98.5 97.4-99.1
35-44 1,435 18 1.1 0.6- 1.8 1,417 98.9 98.2-99.4
45-54 1,815 40 1.7 1.1- 2.5 1,775 98.3 97.5-98.9
55-64 1,959 70 3.0 2.3- 4.0 1,889 97.0 96.0-97.7
65-74 1,704 73 3.5 2.6- 4.5 1,631 96.5 95.5-97.4
75+ 1,342 74 5.5 4.1- 7.2 1,268 94.5 92.8-95.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,305 90 4.5 3.5- 5.8 1,215 95.5 94.2-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,747 87 2.7 1.9- 3.7 2,660 97.3 96.3-98.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,677 64 1.5 1.1- 2.1 2,613 98.5 97.9-98.9
College Graduate 2,751 55 1.3 0.9- 1.8 2,696 98.7 98.2-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,210 92 5.4 4.2- 7.0 1,118 94.6 93.0-95.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,574 62 2.8 2.1- 3.8 1,512 97.2 96.2-97.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,005 17 1.7 1.0- 2.9 988 98.3 97.1-99.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,267 27 1.2 0.8- 2.0 1,240 98.8 98.0-99.2
$50,000-74,999 1,251 21 0.9 0.5- 1.7 1,230 99.1 98.3-99.5
$75,000+ 1,693 28 1.3 0.9- 2.0 1,665 98.7 98.0-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,606 212 4.5 3.8- 5.4 3,394 95.5 94.6-96.2
No 5,840 83 1.1 0.8- 1.5 5,757 98.9 98.5-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 204 9 4.1 1.8- 9.3 195 95.9 90.7-98.2
Non-Veteran 9,296 289 2.1 1.8- 2.5 9,007 97.9 97.5-98.2

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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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