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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Kidney Disease-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 9,756 244 1.7 1.4- 2.1 9,512 98.3 97.9-98.6
GENDER
Male 3,659 83 1.4 1.0- 2.0 3,576 98.6 98.0-99.0
Female 6,097 161 2.0 1.6- 2.5 5,936 98.0 97.5-98.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 120 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 118 99.4 97.4-99.9
Non-Hispanic 9,620 242 1.7 1.4- 2.1 9,378 98.3 97.9-98.6
AGE
18-24 230 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 229 99.7 98.1- 100
25-34 786 9 0.8 0.4- 1.8 777 99.2 98.2-99.6
35-44 1,367 12 1.0 0.4- 2.2 1,355 99.0 97.8-99.6
45-54 1,865 33 1.3 0.8- 1.9 1,832 98.7 98.1-99.2
55-64 2,116 54 2.8 1.9- 4.1 2,062 97.2 95.9-98.1
65+ 3,318 135 3.5 2.8- 4.4 3,183 96.5 95.6-97.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,023 51 2.4 1.6- 3.4 972 97.6 96.6-98.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,781 64 1.5 1.0- 2.3 2,717 98.5 97.7-99.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,550 61 1.9 1.4- 2.7 2,489 98.1 97.3-98.6
College Graduate 3,393 68 1.6 1.1- 2.2 3,325 98.4 97.8-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 856 37 2.2 1.4- 3.5 819 97.8 96.5-98.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,387 54 2.9 2.0- 4.3 1,333 97.1 95.7-98.0
$25,000- 34,999 986 27 1.9 1.1- 3.1 959 98.1 96.9-98.9
$35,000-49,999 1,330 19 1.0 0.5- 1.8 1,311 99.0 98.2-99.5
$50,000- 74,999 1,443 30 1.9 1.2- 3.3 1,413 98.1 96.7-98.8
$75,000+ 2,350 38 1.0 0.7- 1.5 2,312 99.0 98.5-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,374 173 3.7 3.0- 4.6 3,201 96.3 95.4-97.0
No 6,317 71 0.9 0.6- 1.3 6,246 99.1 98.7-99.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,324 45 2.8 1.9- 4.2 1,279 97.2 95.8-98.1
Non-Veteran 7,611 181 1.6 1.3- 2.0 7,430 98.4 98.0-98.7

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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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