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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Kidney Disease

Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you have some form of kidney disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,220 326 1.9 1.6- 2.3 11,894 98.1 97.7-98.4
-Buncombe County 374 9 1.9 0.9- 3.8 365 98.1 96.2-99.1
GENDER
Male 135 3 1.6 0.4- 5.9 132 98.4 94.1-99.6
Female 239 6 2.1 0.9- 4.7 233 97.9 95.3-99.1
RACE
White 343 8 1.9 0.9- 4.0 335 98.1 96.0-99.1
Other 28 1 1.9 0.3-13.1 27 98.1 86.9-99.7
AGE
18-44 100 0 0.0 . - . 100 100 . - .
45+ 273 9 3.6 1.7- 7.2 264 96.4 92.8-98.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 3 1.9 0.6- 6.2 107 98.1 93.8-99.4
Some College + 261 6 1.9 0.8- 4.6 255 98.1 95.4-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 7 3.1 1.3- 7.0 170 96.9 93.0-98.7
$50,000+ 153 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 151 98.9 95.5-99.7

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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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