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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that -

(Ever told) you have kidney disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,854 395 2.6 2.3- 3.0 11,459 97.4 97.0-97.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 391 17 3.6 2.1- 6.1 374 96.4 93.9-97.9
Cumberland 445 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Durham 456 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Forsyth 425 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Gaston 368 18 3.1 1.7- 5.5 350 96.9 94.5-98.3
Guilford 505 15 1.7 0.9- 3.0 490 98.3 97.0-99.1
Mecklenburg 684 14 1.7 1.0- 3.0 670 98.3 97.0-99.0
New Hanover 396 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Union 386 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 696 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,905 138 2.5 2.0- 3.2 3,767 97.5 96.8-98.0
Piedmont 6,338 194 2.4 2.0- 2.9 6,144 97.6 97.1-98.0
Western NC 1,611 63 3.5 2.6- 4.7 1,548 96.5 95.3-97.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,107 47 3.6 2.5- 5.0 1,060 96.4 95.0-97.5
Northwest 1,895 61 3.4 2.5- 4.6 1,834 96.6 95.4-97.5
Charlotte 1,938 64 2.6 1.8- 3.7 1,874 97.4 96.3-98.2
Greensboro 1,340 43 2.2 1.6- 3.1 1,297 97.8 96.9-98.4
Southern Regional 1,550 64 3.0 2.2- 4.3 1,486 97.0 95.7-97.8
Southeast 741 30 3.5 2.1- 5.8 711 96.5 94.2-97.9
Wake 1,673 37 1.5 1.0- 2.2 1,636 98.5 97.8-99.0
Area L 398 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Eastern 1,212 38 2.3 1.6- 3.4 1,174 97.7 96.6-98.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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