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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-WHITES

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
-WHITES 8,786 275 2.6 2.2- 3.2 8,511 97.4 96.8-97.8
GENDER
Male 3,351 104 2.2 1.7- 2.9 3,247 97.8 97.1-98.3
Female 5,435 171 3.0 2.3- 4.0 5,264 97.0 96.0-97.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 158 *** *** *** 151 95.8 89.7-98.4
Non-Hispanic 8,616 268 2.6 2.1- 3.2 8,348 97.4 96.8-97.9
AGE
18-34 878 *** *** *** 868 98.6 96.6-99.5
35-44 1,091 17 1.3 0.7- 2.3 1,074 98.7 97.7-99.3
45-54 1,538 38 2.4 1.6- 3.7 1,500 97.6 96.3-98.4
55-64 1,950 67 4.0 2.8- 5.6 1,883 96.0 94.4-97.2
65-74 1,766 64 3.5 2.5- 4.8 1,702 96.5 95.2-97.5
75+ 1,478 78 6.1 4.3- 8.5 1,400 93.9 91.5-95.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 913 47 4.1 2.7- 6.1 866 95.9 93.9-97.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,440 80 2.2 1.6- 3.2 2,360 97.8 96.8-98.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,263 82 3.3 2.3- 4.7 2,181 96.7 95.3-97.7
College Graduate 3,149 66 1.6 1.1- 2.2 3,083 98.4 97.8-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 849 46 4.1 2.8- 6.2 803 95.9 93.8-97.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,320 51 4.0 2.4- 6.4 1,269 96.0 93.6-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 840 30 2.5 1.5- 4.1 810 97.5 95.9-98.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,103 29 2.6 1.5- 4.3 1,074 97.4 95.7-98.5
$50,000- 74,999 1,148 24 1.6 0.9- 2.9 1,124 98.4 97.1-99.1
$75,000+ 1,950 31 1.3 0.8- 2.0 1,919 98.7 98.0-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,679 152 5.5 4.1- 7.3 2,527 94.5 92.7-95.9
No 5,720 111 1.6 1.2- 2.1 5,609 98.4 97.9-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,306 50 2.7 1.8- 3.9 1,256 97.3 96.1-98.2
Non-Veteran 7,479 225 2.6 2.1- 3.3 7,254 97.4 96.7-97.9

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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