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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 368 7 1.8 0.7- 4.6 361 98.2 95.4-99.3
GENDER
Male 147 4 2.7 0.9- 8.4 143 97.3 91.6-99.1
Female 221 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 218 99.1 97.0-99.7
RACE
White 301 7 2.5 1.0- 6.1 294 97.5 93.9-99.0
Other 66 0 0.0 . - . 66 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 86 1 1.7 0.2-11.3 85 98.3 88.7-99.8
45+ 277 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5 272 98.2 95.5-99.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 2 1.8 0.4- 7.4 83 98.2 92.6-99.6
Some College + 282 5 1.9 0.6- 5.6 277 98.1 94.4-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 4 2.5 0.9- 7.2 130 97.5 92.8-99.1
$50,000+ 191 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 190 99.6 97.3-99.9

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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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