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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-African Americans

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
-African Americans 1,705 63 2.7 1.9- 3.7 1,642 97.3 96.3-98.1
GENDER
Male 594 27 3.1 1.9- 4.9 567 96.9 95.1-98.1
Female 1,111 36 2.4 1.5- 3.7 1,075 97.6 96.3-98.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,682 62 2.7 1.9- 3.7 1,620 97.3 96.3-98.1
AGE
18-34 310 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 239 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 316 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 375 15 5.2 2.9- 9.2 360 94.8 90.8-97.1
65-74 276 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 263 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 547 25 3.6 2.2- 6.1 522 96.4 93.9-97.8
Some Post-H.S. 491 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 403 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 336 18 3.3 1.9- 5.8 318 96.7 94.2-98.1
$15,000- 24,999 387 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 206 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 502 36 6.1 4.0- 9.3 466 93.9 90.7-96.0
No 1,167 27 1.7 1.0- 2.7 1,140 98.3 97.3-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 202 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,503 52 2.5 1.8- 3.6 1,451 97.5 96.4-98.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 813 35 3.2 2.1- 4.9 778 96.8 95.1-97.9
No 892 28 2.2 1.3- 3.7 864 97.8 96.3-98.7

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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.

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