2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 6 & 7 1,013 39 4.9 3.3- 7.3 974 95.1 92.7-96.7
GENDER
Male 485 19 4.2 2.4- 7.1 466 95.8 92.9-97.6
Female 528 20 5.6 3.1- 9.8 508 94.4 90.2-96.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 578 28 5.7 3.7- 8.8 550 94.3 91.2-96.3
Non-Hispanic Black 280 *** *** *** 272 95.3 87.5-98.3
Other 155 *** *** *** 152 98.3 93.2-99.6
AGE
18-44 389 *** *** *** 380 96.2 91.5-98.3
45-64 399 15 5.3 3.0- 9.3 384 94.7 90.7-97.0
65+ 216 15 7.2 3.7-13.4 201 92.8 86.6-96.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 343 11 3.5 1.8- 6.7 332 96.5 93.3-98.2
Some College + 667 28 5.8 3.5- 9.5 639 94.2 90.5-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 447 22 7.8 4.6-12.9 425 92.2 87.1-95.4
$50,000+ 379 11 2.2 1.0- 4.7 368 97.8 95.3-99.0

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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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