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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Diabetes Control

Urine tests for protein (microalbuminuria test) check if your kidneys are working properly.
When was the last time that you received a urine test for protein?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,666 1,807 67.1 64.5-69.7 303 12.4 10.5-14.6 386 13.5 11.9-15.3 170 6.9 5.6- 8.5
-Rowan County 92 64 62.4 50.1-73.2 11 14.8 8.1-25.7 13 16.3 9.0-27.6 4 6.5 2.3-17.0
GENDER
Male 44 29 61.5 45.0-75.8 7 17.8 8.5-33.7 5 9.9 4.1-22.2 3 10.7 3.3-29.7
Female 48 35 63.2 44.9-78.3 4 11.9 4.1-29.9 8 22.5 10.7-41.4 1 2.4 0.3-15.4
RACE
White 73 49 60.5 46.9-72.6 10 17.0 9.0-29.8 12 19.2 10.4-32.6 2 3.4 0.8-12.6
Other 18 15 73.7 42.9-91.3 1 9.1 1.3-43.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 17.1 4.1-50.2
AGE
18-44 5 4 72.0 21.4-96.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 28.0 3.9-78.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 87 60 61.1 48.8-72.0 11 16.9 9.3-28.7 12 14.7 8.3-24.8 4 7.4 2.6-19.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 53 40 74.5 59.7-85.2 5 10.3 4.2-23.4 6 10.6 4.6-22.7 2 4.6 1.1-16.6
Some College + 39 24 47.1 30.5-64.4 6 20.5 9.0-40.1 7 23.4 10.7-43.7 2 9.0 2.1-31.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 36 60.0 43.6-74.5 5 12.4 5.1-27.2 7 19.8 8.9-38.4 3 7.7 2.5-21.4
$50,000+ 30 21 62.8 41.5-80.0 5 19.9 7.9-41.7 3 10.4 3.1-29.3 1 7.0 1.0-35.9

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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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