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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 12,220 326 1.9 1.6- 2.3 11,894 98.1 97.7-98.4
GENDER
Male 4,552 108 1.6 1.2- 2.3 4,444 98.4 97.7-98.8
Female 7,668 218 2.2 1.8- 2.7 7,450 97.8 97.3-98.2
RACE
White 9,756 244 1.7 1.4- 2.1 9,512 98.3 97.9-98.6
African American 1,658 52 1.9 1.3- 2.6 1,606 98.1 97.4-98.7
Asian 91 5 2.5 0.9- 6.6 86 97.5 93.4-99.1
Native American 280 13 4.4 1.5-12.8 267 95.6 87.2-98.5
Other Minorities 356 11 3.5 1.3- 9.4 345 96.5 90.6-98.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 390 11 3.3 1.2- 8.7 379 96.7 91.3-98.8
-English Speaking 211 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 209 99.7 98.6-99.9
-Spanish Speaking 179 9 5.0 1.8-13.5 170 95.0 86.5-98.2
Non-Hispanic 11,797 315 1.8 1.5- 2.1 11,482 98.2 97.9-98.5
AGE
18-24 350 2 0.7 0.1- 3.0 348 99.3 97.0-99.9
25-34 1,104 14 1.7 0.8- 3.6 1,090 98.3 96.4-99.2
35-44 1,817 23 1.2 0.7- 2.1 1,794 98.8 97.9-99.3
45-54 2,382 45 1.2 0.9- 1.7 2,337 98.8 98.3-99.1
55-64 2,607 79 3.0 2.2- 4.1 2,528 97.0 95.9-97.8
65-74 2,201 87 3.6 2.7- 4.7 2,114 96.4 95.3-97.3
75+ 1,659 73 3.6 2.5- 5.1 1,586 96.4 94.9-97.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,521 71 3.3 1.9- 5.6 1,450 96.7 94.4-98.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,564 91 1.6 1.2- 2.3 3,473 98.4 97.7-98.8
Some Post-H.S. 3,133 79 1.8 1.4- 2.5 3,054 98.2 97.5-98.6
College Graduate 3,985 85 1.7 1.2- 2.3 3,900 98.3 97.7-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,318 62 2.6 1.8- 3.8 1,256 97.4 96.2-98.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,918 77 3.6 2.3- 5.6 1,841 96.4 94.4-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,260 33 1.9 1.1- 3.3 1,227 98.1 96.7-98.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,594 29 1.2 0.7- 2.0 1,565 98.8 98.0-99.3
$50,000-74,999 1,718 34 1.9 1.2- 3.2 1,684 98.1 96.8-98.8
$75,000+ 2,642 41 0.9 0.7- 1.4 2,601 99.1 98.6-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,334 233 4.1 3.3- 5.2 4,101 95.9 94.8-96.7
No 7,797 92 1.0 0.7- 1.4 7,705 99.0 98.6-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,608 52 2.5 1.7- 3.7 1,556 97.5 96.3-98.3
Non-Veteran 9,590 248 1.9 1.5- 2.3 9,342 98.1 97.7-98.5

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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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