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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 1,616 1,299 77.3 72.5-81.4 119 9.2 7.2-11.7 163 9.4 7.3-11.9 35 4.2 1.5-10.8
GENDER
Male 649 525 82.2 77.7-85.9 45 7.7 5.2-11.2 67 8.1 5.8-11.1 12 2.1 1.0- 4.3
Female 967 774 73.1 65.4-79.6 74 10.5 7.6-14.3 96 10.5 7.4-14.6 23 6.0 1.7-19.0
RACE
White 1,146 925 78.2 74.2-81.7 78 9.2 6.8-12.4 121 10.6 8.1-13.6 22 2.0 1.1- 3.8
African American 356 288 77.1 63.2-86.9 29 7.4 4.3-12.5 31 6.2 3.7-10.3 8 9.2 2.2-31.9
Asian 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Native American 66 50 63.0 40.6-80.9 4 22.3 7.0-52.1 7 8.4 3.0-21.2 5 6.4 2.2-17.2
Other Minorities 32 22 66.5 36.8-87.1 7 16.5 6.0-37.8 3 17.0 3.1-56.5 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Hispanic 32 23 63.1 34.5-84.8 6 12.9 4.3-32.6 3 24.0 6.5-58.8 0 0.0 . - .
-English Speaking 16 12 76.4 38.3-94.4 2 6.6 1.4-26.3 2 17.1 2.7-60.2 0 0.0 . - .
-Spanish Speaking 16 11 48.6 17.5-80.8 4 19.9 4.9-54.2 1 31.5 5.5-78.4 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,578 1,270 77.7 72.9-81.9 113 9.1 7.0-11.6 160 8.8 7.0-11.0 35 4.4 1.6-11.3
AGE
18-24 4 2 34.4 4.6-85.2 1 3.2 0.3-26.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 62.4 13.1-94.8
25-34 29 19 58.5 33.7-79.7 3 7.7 2.0-25.1 6 30.2 11.6-58.9 1 3.6 0.5-22.0
35-44 85 55 68.1 54.5-79.1 14 20.7 11.5-34.6 14 9.5 5.2-16.8 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8
45-54 228 184 79.3 70.6-86.0 22 12.8 7.4-21.3 16 5.1 2.7- 9.2 6 2.9 0.9- 8.3
55-64 472 386 81.5 75.6-86.3 38 8.5 5.5-12.9 41 8.1 5.0-12.9 7 1.9 0.6- 5.3
65-74 481 404 83.9 77.8-88.6 19 3.7 1.8- 7.5 46 11.2 7.2-17.0 12 1.3 0.6- 2.5
75+ 309 242 75.8 67.6-82.5 22 10.0 5.4-17.8 39 11.0 7.1-16.6 6 3.2 1.1- 8.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 353 277 80.4 72.3-86.6 23 6.2 3.7-10.2 44 10.9 6.0-19.1 9 2.5 1.1- 5.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 559 428 69.2 58.9-77.9 47 10.0 6.6-14.8 66 11.6 7.9-16.6 18 9.2 2.8-26.6
Some Post-H.S. 397 333 81.8 75.4-86.8 31 10.5 6.6-16.5 27 6.5 4.0-10.4 6 1.2 0.3- 4.6
College Graduate 301 257 83.4 75.9-88.9 18 9.3 5.0-16.7 25 7.1 4.1-12.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 233 77.5 70.0-83.6 22 7.3 4.2-12.5 45 13.0 8.7-19.1 8 2.1 0.9- 4.9
$15,000- 24,999 328 250 71.0 62.4-78.4 34 12.9 8.6-18.9 34 12.2 6.8-20.9 10 3.9 1.6- 9.3
$25,000- 34,999 169 138 82.5 73.5-88.9 10 6.4 2.8-13.9 16 8.1 4.3-14.9 5 3.0 1.0- 8.7
$35,000- 49,999 200 167 83.7 75.0-89.8 12 4.6 2.4- 8.7 19 11.2 5.9-20.2 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0
$50,000-74,999 172 153 85.3 74.6-91.9 10 8.4 3.5-19.0 8 6.1 2.5-14.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7
$75,000+ 174 152 82.5 72.1-89.6 10 13.9 7.3-24.8 11 3.3 1.6- 6.5 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 992 781 78.2 74.2-81.8 72 9.2 6.8-12.4 117 10.3 8.0-13.2 22 2.2 1.2- 4.0
No 605 502 75.6 65.9-83.2 46 9.3 6.2-13.8 45 8.4 5.2-13.4 12 6.7 1.7-23.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 275 237 87.2 81.4-91.4 7 2.5 1.1- 5.7 27 8.7 5.4-13.9 4 1.6 0.5- 5.1
Non-Veteran 1,190 951 75.5 69.4-80.7 94 10.4 7.9-13.7 117 9.0 6.6-12.1 28 5.1 1.7-14.2

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed 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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