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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Kidney Disease-MALES

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
-MALES 5,776 186 2.5 2.0- 3.1 5,590 97.5 96.9-98.0
RACE
White 4,618 127 2.0 1.6- 2.5 4,491 98.0 97.5-98.4
African American 682 42 4.4 3.0- 6.3 640 95.6 93.7-97.0
Other Minorities 457 17 2.8 1.2- 6.1 440 97.2 93.9-98.8
AGE
18-24 197 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 196 99.4 96.0-99.9
25-34 545 6 1.3 0.4- 3.9 539 98.7 96.1-99.6
35-44 917 16 1.6 0.9- 2.8 901 98.4 97.2-99.1
45-54 1,156 24 2.3 1.5- 3.7 1,132 97.7 96.3-98.5
55-64 1,322 42 3.0 2.1- 4.3 1,280 97.0 95.7-97.9
65-74 972 45 5.5 3.9- 7.7 927 94.5 92.3-96.1
75+ 644 51 9.1 6.4-12.9 593 90.9 87.1-93.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 847 56 5.0 3.2- 7.6 791 95.0 92.4-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,697 45 2.0 1.4- 2.9 1,652 98.0 97.1-98.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,331 33 1.7 1.1- 2.7 1,298 98.3 97.3-98.9
College Graduate 1,889 51 2.2 1.6- 3.1 1,838 97.8 96.9-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 500 39 7.3 4.4-11.8 461 92.7 88.2-95.6
$15,000- 24,999 868 35 3.0 1.8- 4.9 833 97.0 95.1-98.2
$25,000- 34,999 611 21 2.7 1.7- 4.3 590 97.3 95.7-98.3
$35,000- 49,999 872 27 2.6 1.6- 4.3 845 97.4 95.7-98.4
$50,000-74,999 950 15 1.2 0.6- 2.3 935 98.8 97.7-99.4
$75,000+ 1,466 26 1.2 0.8- 2.0 1,440 98.8 98.0-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,113 133 5.6 4.5- 6.9 1,980 94.4 93.1-95.5
No 3,620 52 1.2 0.8- 1.8 3,568 98.8 98.2-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,112 88 3.8 2.9- 4.9 2,024 96.2 95.1-97.1
Non-Veteran 3,657 98 2.0 1.5- 2.7 3,559 98.0 97.3-98.5

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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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