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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 102 74 68.7 54.1-80.4 13 15.7 6.7-32.3 11 10.0 5.1-18.9 4 5.6 1.5-18.7
GENDER
Male 43 37 77.9 49.2-92.8 3 16.4 3.6-50.6 3 5.7 1.7-17.5 0 0.0 . - .
Female 59 37 59.4 43.2-73.8 10 14.9 7.5-27.3 8 14.5 6.5-29.3 4 11.2 3.1-33.2
RACE
White 76 53 65.5 47.8-79.8 12 21.5 9.1-42.8 9 11.5 5.3-23.3 2 1.4 0.3- 5.8
Other 26 21 75.7 49.1-90.9 1 2.8 0.4-18.0 2 6.8 1.6-24.3 2 14.6 3.2-47.3
AGE
18-44 8 4 33.7 8.6-73.2 3 52.0 14.6-87.3 1 14.3 1.8-60.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 94 70 75.5 63.5-84.6 10 8.6 4.4-16.3 10 9.2 4.7-17.2 4 6.6 1.8-21.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 29 21 64.6 40.7-82.9 3 7.9 2.3-23.8 3 14.2 4.3-37.9 2 13.3 2.6-47.0
Some College + 73 53 70.6 51.9-84.3 10 19.2 7.4-41.6 8 8.1 3.8-16.8 2 2.0 0.4- 9.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 47 33 62.1 39.1-80.6 7 20.3 6.1-49.7 5 10.0 3.4-26.0 2 7.7 1.3-34.3
$50,000+ 45 37 81.0 65.5-90.5 4 9.8 3.6-24.0 3 6.8 2.1-20.1 1 2.5 0.3-15.5

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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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