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2013 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 8,836 286 2.6 2.2- 3.0 8,550 97.4 97.0-97.8
-Eastern NC 2,680 90 2.7 2.0- 3.6 2,590 97.3 96.4-98.0
GENDER
Male 1,016 35 2.7 1.7- 4.3 981 97.3 95.7-98.3
Female 1,664 55 2.7 1.8- 4.0 1,609 97.3 96.0-98.2
RACE
White 1,534 49 2.9 2.0- 4.2 1,485 97.1 95.8-98.0
African American 654 27 2.9 1.8- 4.8 627 97.1 95.2-98.2
Other minorities 448 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,557 86 2.7 2.0- 3.7 2,471 97.3 96.3-98.0
AGE
18-34 427 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 768 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 583 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 504 31 6.0 3.7- 9.5 473 94.0 90.5-96.3
75+ 369 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 382 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 797 29 2.6 1.6- 4.2 768 97.4 95.8-98.4
Some Post-H.S. 776 26 3.2 1.9- 5.4 750 96.8 94.6-98.1
College Graduate 722 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 378 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 488 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 281 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 319 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 705 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 820 59 7.4 5.1-10.6 761 92.6 89.4-94.9
No 1,824 31 1.2 0.7- 1.9 1,793 98.8 98.1-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 443 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,236 77 2.8 2.0- 3.9 2,159 97.2 96.1-98.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,972 66 2.9 2.1- 4.1 1,906 97.1 95.9-97.9
No 708 24 1.8 1.1- 3.0 684 98.2 97.0-98.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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.

**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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