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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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%)
North Carolina 1,640 1,322 80.6 77.6-83.3 118 7.1 5.5- 9.0 145 8.5 6.6-11.0 55 3.8 2.7- 5.4
-Eastern NC 494 395 79.7 73.5-84.7 34 6.3 3.6-10.9 46 9.2 5.8-14.3 19 4.8 2.7- 8.3
GENDER
Male 165 127 78.8 68.5-86.4 16 7.0 3.4-13.9 12 8.1 3.4-18.2 10 6.1 2.8-12.7
Female 329 268 80.5 72.5-86.6 18 5.7 2.3-13.2 34 10.2 6.2-16.2 9 3.7 1.6- 8.2
RACE
White 294 237 81.3 73.2-87.3 19 6.3 3.2-12.0 29 9.2 4.9-16.6 9 3.2 1.4- 7.1
African American 158 128 79.8 68.1-88.0 13 7.4 2.7-18.8 12 9.3 4.4-18.8 5 3.5 1.2-10.0
Other Minorities 39 27 62.8 37.5-82.6 2 1.2 0.2- 5.9 5 9.1 2.9-24.8 5 26.9 9.8-55.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 7 82.0 48.2-95.7 1 4.3 0.5-28.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.7 2.7-47.6
Non-Hispanic 482 387 79.7 73.3-84.8 33 6.4 3.6-11.1 45 9.3 5.8-14.5 17 4.6 2.5- 8.3
AGE
18-44 35 27 74.1 53.3-87.8 2 4.3 0.7-21.0 2 8.0 1.9-28.0 4 13.6 4.8-33.3
45-54 65 52 82.6 66.5-91.8 7 10.0 3.2-27.2 2 3.0 0.6-14.1 4 4.5 1.5-12.7
55-64 143 114 78.8 65.0-88.2 11 4.7 2.4- 9.0 13 13.3 5.5-28.7 5 3.3 0.9-10.7
65+ 247 199 81.1 72.1-87.7 13 6.2 2.2-16.3 29 9.9 6.0-16.0 6 2.7 1.1- 6.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 110 85 77.3 61.4-88.0 10 13.4 5.0-31.3 11 6.7 2.7-15.5 4 2.6 0.9- 7.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 172 140 79.9 69.6-87.4 11 5.6 2.6-11.7 14 8.7 4.0-18.1 7 5.7 2.3-13.6
Some Post-H.S. 121 92 76.6 62.5-86.6 9 3.4 1.6- 7.1 12 10.8 3.9-26.6 8 9.2 3.9-20.1
College Graduate 89 76 86.1 73.6-93.3 4 2.5 0.8- 7.3 9 11.4 4.9-24.3 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 73 75.9 56.6-88.4 7 11.7 2.8-38.0 8 5.3 2.1-12.7 4 7.1 2.5-18.7
$15,000- 24,999 121 94 77.8 65.2-86.8 11 8.5 3.7-18.2 8 8.1 3.1-19.8 8 5.6 2.4-12.5
$25,000- 34,999 51 39 77.7 57.7-89.9 2 1.7 0.4- 7.6 8 11.1 4.2-26.2 2 9.5 2.2-32.9
$35,000- 49,999 50 38 84.1 67.8-93.0 8 9.3 4.1-19.9 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6 1 5.2 0.7-28.9
$50,000-74,999 46 41 84.7 62.8-94.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 14.8 4.9-37.0 1 0.5 0.1- 3.9
$75,000+ 51 45 93.7 85.2-97.5 1 1.8 0.2-11.8 4 3.4 1.2- 9.6 1 1.1 0.1- 7.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 327 263 78.9 70.3-85.5 25 8.2 4.2-15.3 27 8.8 4.6-16.4 12 4.1 2.1- 8.0
No 162 129 81.8 72.4-88.5 9 3.5 1.4- 8.7 18 10.0 5.4-17.8 6 4.6 1.6-12.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 82 63 85.0 74.6-91.6 10 9.0 4.0-18.9 6 4.1 1.6- 9.9 3 1.9 0.5- 6.5
Non-Veteran 412 332 78.4 71.0-84.3 24 5.7 2.8-11.3 40 10.5 6.4-16.6 16 5.5 3.0- 9.9

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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