2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

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 4,893 200 4.2 3.5- 5.0 4,693 95.8 95.0-96.5
Region 3 & 5 924 35 3.8 2.5- 5.7 889 96.2 94.3-97.5
GENDER
Male 394 13 2.6 1.4- 4.8 381 97.4 95.2-98.6
Female 530 22 4.9 2.9- 8.1 508 95.1 91.9-97.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 627 21 3.8 2.3- 6.2 606 96.2 93.8-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 177 11 4.3 2.1- 8.3 166 95.7 91.7-97.9
Other 120 *** *** *** 117 96.9 88.2-99.2
AGE
18-44 332 *** *** *** 327 97.7 94.1-99.1
45-64 331 17 5.2 2.9- 9.1 314 94.8 90.9-97.1
65+ 253 13 4.8 2.6- 8.6 240 95.2 91.4-97.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 307 15 5.7 3.2-10.1 292 94.3 89.9-96.8
Some College + 613 20 2.6 1.6- 4.3 593 97.4 95.7-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 395 26 6.0 3.8- 9.4 369 94.0 90.6-96.2
$50,000+ 373 *** *** *** 367 98.2 95.7-99.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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