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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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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.^
Within past 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 1,388 1,123 81.9 78.4-85.0 112 7.5 5.6-10.0 120 7.1 5.4- 9.3 33 3.5 2.0- 6.1
-Eastern NC 409 322 80.8 73.7-86.4 36 9.0 5.0-15.7 41 7.5 4.7-12.0 10 2.6 1.0- 6.5
GENDER
Male 133 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 9.3 4.2-19.3 *** *** ***
Female 276 214 83.4 76.0-88.9 28 7.5 4.0-13.6 29 6.3 3.7-10.5 *** *** ***
RACE
White 245 193 77.6 67.5-85.2 18 10.0 4.6-20.3 27 9.5 5.3-16.4 *** *** ***
African American 120 98 86.2 75.8-92.6 11 8.3 3.6-18.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 393 310 80.2 72.9-86.0 34 9.4 5.2-16.4 39 7.6 4.6-12.2 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 121 90 81.8 69.7-89.8 14 9.8 4.3-20.9 15 8.0 3.4-18.0 *** *** ***
65-74 115 95 84.1 72.4-91.4 *** *** *** 12 9.6 4.2-20.4 *** *** ***
75+ 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 105 82 83.6 71.3-91.3 *** *** *** 13 10.4 4.5-22.3 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 138 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 8.4 4.1-16.2 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 96 77 83.4 71.5-91.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 231 179 80.8 72.2-87.2 21 7.5 4.1-13.6 23 8.6 4.4-16.3 *** *** ***
No 176 *** *** *** 15 10.8 4.3-24.9 17 6.0 3.0-11.4 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 333 261 80.9 72.8-87.0 33 10.0 5.3-17.9 33 7.1 4.2-11.9 *** *** ***

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

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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