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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you have kidney disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,500 349 2.2 1.8- 2.6 11,151 97.8 97.4-98.2
-Eastern NC 3,119 118 2.4 1.9- 3.1 3,001 97.6 96.9-98.1
GENDER
Male 1,092 36 1.8 1.1- 2.8 1,056 98.2 97.2-98.9
Female 2,027 82 3.0 2.2- 4.1 1,945 97.0 95.9-97.8
RACE
White 2,084 87 2.9 2.1- 3.9 1,997 97.1 96.1-97.9
African American 692 26 1.9 1.2- 3.2 666 98.1 96.8-98.8
Other minorities 321 *** *** *** 316 99.6 98.9-99.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 160 *** *** *** 157 98.6 94.6-99.7
Non-Hispanic 2,948 114 2.5 1.9- 3.2 2,834 97.5 96.8-98.1
AGE
18-34 470 *** *** *** 466 99.7 99.2-99.9
35-54 939 28 2.3 1.4- 3.7 911 97.7 96.3-98.6
55-64 688 23 3.2 1.6- 6.3 665 96.8 93.7-98.4
65-74 539 30 4.5 2.8- 7.0 509 95.5 93.0-97.2
75+ 447 33 7.6 4.6-12.3 414 92.4 87.7-95.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 437 26 3.5 2.0- 6.1 411 96.5 93.9-98.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 973 42 2.2 1.4- 3.4 931 97.8 96.6-98.6
Some Post-H.S. 843 32 2.5 1.5- 4.0 811 97.5 96.0-98.5
College Graduate 862 18 1.4 0.7- 2.9 844 98.6 97.1-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 427 26 3.4 1.9- 6.0 401 96.6 94.0-98.1
$15,000- 24,999 522 24 2.6 1.5- 4.3 498 97.4 95.7-98.5
$25,000- 34,999 302 *** *** *** 292 98.3 96.1-99.3
$35,000- 49,999 427 *** *** *** 418 97.9 95.3-99.0
$50,000+ 883 17 1.6 0.8- 3.3 866 98.4 96.7-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 962 68 5.5 3.9- 7.7 894 94.5 92.3-96.1
No 2,004 43 1.4 0.9- 2.1 1,961 98.6 97.9-99.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 506 21 2.7 1.5- 4.9 485 97.3 95.1-98.5
Non-Veteran 2,611 97 2.3 1.8- 3.1 2,514 97.7 96.9-98.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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