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2010 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 1,640 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
GENDER
Male 618 500 80.6 75.7-84.7 50 7.5 5.2-10.6 48 8.2 5.3-12.6 20 3.7 2.2- 6.3
Female 1,022 822 80.6 76.6-84.0 68 6.7 4.7- 9.5 97 8.8 6.4-11.8 35 3.9 2.5- 6.1
RACE
White 1,152 927 81.3 77.7-84.4 84 7.1 5.4- 9.5 107 8.4 6.1-11.5 34 3.1 2.0- 4.9
African American 382 312 80.6 74.0-85.9 30 7.9 4.7-12.9 26 8.4 4.8-14.2 14 3.1 1.6- 5.9
Asian 6 4 64.9 16.9-94.4 1 23.9 2.7-78.0 1 11.3 1.2-57.3 0 0.0 . - .
Native American 59 46 64.9 42.5-82.3 3 1.6 0.4- 6.0 6 10.7 3.9-25.8 4 22.8 8.0-50.1
Other Minorities 27 20 73.3 49.3-88.5 0 0.0 . - . 4 11.2 3.9-28.5 3 15.5 4.3-42.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 40 30 82.7 67.5-91.7 2 2.3 0.5- 9.2 5 8.6 3.0-22.0 3 6.4 1.9-19.8
-English Speaking 29 22 85.7 69.8-94.0 2 3.9 0.9-15.2 3 4.9 1.3-17.0 2 5.4 1.3-20.4
-Spanish Speaking 11 8 78.4 47.2-93.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.8 3.2-43.8 1 7.8 1.0-40.8
Non-Hispanic 1,593 1,287 80.6 77.4-83.4 116 7.2 5.6- 9.3 138 8.4 6.4-11.0 52 3.8 2.6- 5.4
AGE
18-24 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 35 22 69.4 49.0-84.3 5 10.9 3.2-30.8 5 9.7 3.7-23.0 3 10.1 2.9-29.4
35-44 72 61 83.5 70.9-91.3 5 6.7 2.5-17.0 5 8.1 3.1-19.8 1 1.7 0.2-10.9
45-54 218 179 78.9 69.4-86.1 19 7.6 4.2-13.5 8 8.1 3.2-18.7 12 5.4 2.7-10.6
55-64 483 387 80.9 75.4-85.5 39 5.7 4.0- 8.2 37 8.7 5.3-14.0 20 4.6 2.6- 7.9
65-74 496 401 82.5 77.1-86.9 29 8.0 4.6-13.7 55 7.7 5.7-10.4 11 1.7 0.8- 3.8
75+ 327 265 81.4 75.2-86.4 20 6.2 3.7-10.3 34 9.7 6.1-15.1 8 2.6 1.1- 6.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 366 291 77.6 69.7-83.9 22 6.5 3.2-13.0 37 10.4 6.1-17.2 16 5.5 3.0- 9.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 538 429 80.0 75.1-84.1 38 7.9 5.4-11.4 49 7.7 5.2-11.1 22 4.5 2.6- 7.6
Some Post-H.S. 393 319 79.1 71.8-84.9 30 7.4 4.5-11.8 34 10.0 5.6-17.2 10 3.5 1.5- 7.7
College Graduate 341 281 87.0 82.2-90.6 28 6.0 3.8- 9.3 25 5.9 3.4- 9.9 7 1.1 0.4- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 299 226 71.5 62.3-79.2 25 9.3 5.0-16.7 32 12.3 6.8-21.3 16 6.9 3.8-12.1
$15,000- 24,999 351 282 76.1 68.3-82.4 24 7.8 4.7-12.5 27 9.9 5.5-17.1 18 6.3 3.4-11.3
$25,000- 34,999 191 150 81.9 73.5-88.1 13 3.6 1.9- 6.8 25 10.4 6.2-17.1 3 4.0 1.1-13.3
$35,000- 49,999 206 166 82.6 74.6-88.5 19 9.9 5.3-17.8 18 5.5 3.2- 9.2 3 2.0 0.5- 8.1
$50,000-74,999 159 135 84.6 75.6-90.7 12 8.0 3.9-15.6 8 5.7 2.3-13.7 4 1.7 0.6- 5.0
$75,000+ 176 160 93.5 88.5-96.4 8 4.8 2.3- 9.9 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,025 823 79.3 75.1-83.0 70 6.7 4.7- 9.3 99 10.3 7.4-14.1 33 3.7 2.4- 5.6
No 601 490 82.8 78.3-86.5 47 7.8 5.3-11.2 43 5.8 3.8- 8.6 21 3.7 2.0- 6.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 237 88.0 83.3-91.5 20 5.8 3.4- 9.7 21 4.7 2.9- 7.6 5 1.5 0.5- 4.3
Non-Veteran 1,357 1,085 79.0 75.4-82.2 98 7.3 5.5- 9.7 124 9.3 7.0-12.3 50 4.3 3.0- 6.2

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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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