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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 7,258 232 2.6 2.2- 3.1 7,026 97.4 96.9-97.8
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 882 29 2.4 1.6- 3.6 853 97.6 96.4-98.4
Region 3 681 22 2.5 1.6- 4.0 659 97.5 96.0-98.4
Region 4 1,483 49 2.9 2.1- 4.0 1,434 97.1 96.0-97.9
Region 5 1,059 32 2.1 1.4- 3.1 1,027 97.9 96.9-98.6
Region 6 544 27 4.5 2.8- 7.3 517 95.5 92.7-97.2
Region 7 1,029 31 2.5 1.5- 3.9 998 97.5 96.1-98.5
Region 8 882 26 2.5 1.6- 3.8 856 97.5 96.2-98.4
Region 9 & 10 698 16 1.9 1.1- 3.3 682 98.1 96.7-98.9
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,262 73 2.7 2.1- 3.6 2,189 97.3 96.4-97.9
Piedmont 3,989 122 2.5 2.0- 3.2 3,867 97.5 96.8-98.0
Western NC 1,007 37 2.7 1.9- 3.9 970 97.3 96.1-98.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 640 20 2.5 1.5- 4.1 620 97.5 95.9-98.5
Northwest 1,188 39 2.5 1.7- 3.5 1,149 97.5 96.5-98.3
Charlotte 1,221 40 2.9 2.0- 4.2 1,181 97.1 95.8-98.0
Greensboro 855 24 1.9 1.2- 3.1 831 98.1 96.9-98.8
Southern Regional 629 25 3.5 2.1- 5.7 604 96.5 94.3-97.9
Southeast 598 23 3.8 2.4- 6.0 575 96.2 94.0-97.6
Wake 1,075 34 2.7 1.7- 4.3 1,041 97.3 95.7-98.3
Area L & Eastern 1,052 27 1.9 1.3- 3.0 1,025 98.1 97.0-98.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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