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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Kidney Disease-WHITES

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
-WHITES 11,924 339 1.9 1.7- 2.2 11,585 98.1 97.8-98.3
GENDER
Males 4,618 127 2.0 1.6- 2.5 4,491 98.0 97.5-98.4
Females 7,306 212 1.9 1.6- 2.2 7,094 98.1 97.8-98.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 106 8 5.6 2.4-12.4 98 94.4 87.6-97.6
Non-Hispanic 11,796 329 1.9 1.6- 2.2 11,467 98.1 97.8-98.4
AGE
18-24 264 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 263 99.9 99.2- 100
25-34 952 7 0.5 0.2- 1.1 945 99.5 98.9-99.8
35-44 1,704 26 1.4 0.9- 2.2 1,678 98.6 97.8-99.1
45-54 2,287 43 1.7 1.1- 2.5 2,244 98.3 97.5-98.9
55-64 2,699 83 2.7 2.1- 3.5 2,616 97.3 96.5-97.9
65-74 2,247 74 2.9 2.2- 3.8 2,173 97.1 96.2-97.8
75+ 1,705 101 6.1 4.8- 7.7 1,604 93.9 92.3-95.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,335 78 4.2 3.1- 5.5 1,257 95.8 94.5-96.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,391 87 1.7 1.3- 2.2 3,304 98.3 97.8-98.7
Some Post-H.S. 3,232 76 1.5 1.1- 2.0 3,156 98.5 98.0-98.9
College Graduate 3,945 96 1.9 1.5- 2.4 3,849 98.1 97.6-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,086 69 4.9 3.5- 6.7 1,017 95.1 93.3-96.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,664 68 3.0 2.3- 4.1 1,596 97.0 95.9-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,192 26 2.0 1.3- 3.1 1,166 98.0 96.9-98.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,731 43 1.6 1.1- 2.2 1,688 98.4 97.8-98.9
$50,000-74,999 1,872 32 1.1 0.7- 1.8 1,840 98.9 98.2-99.3
$75,000+ 2,818 48 1.3 0.9- 1.9 2,770 98.7 98.1-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,442 233 4.1 3.5- 4.8 4,209 95.9 95.2-96.5
No 7,426 104 1.0 0.8- 1.2 7,322 99.0 98.8-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,936 77 3.4 2.6- 4.4 1,859 96.6 95.6-97.4
Non-Veteran 9,984 262 1.7 1.4- 2.0 9,722 98.3 98.0-98.6

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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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