2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

Not including kidney stones, bladder infection or incontinence, were you (Ever told) you have kidney disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,824 235 3.1 2.6- 3.6 5,589 96.9 96.4-97.4
Medicaid Region 5 1,396 69 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,327 96.2 94.7-97.3
GENDER
Male 621 31 4.5 2.7- 7.5 590 95.5 92.5-97.3
Female 775 38 3.2 2.2- 4.5 737 96.8 95.5-97.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 808 36 3.8 2.4- 6.1 772 96.2 93.9-97.6
Non-Hispanic Black 319 18 4.1 2.3- 7.0 301 95.9 93.0-97.7
Other 269 15 3.5 1.9- 6.1 254 96.5 93.9-98.1
AGE
18-44 455 *** *** *** 449 99.1 97.6-99.6
45-64 460 21 3.8 2.4- 5.9 439 96.2 94.1-97.6
65+ 443 41 9.9 6.2-15.4 402 90.1 84.6-93.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 516 32 4.8 2.8- 8.2 484 95.2 91.8-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 406 18 2.8 1.7- 4.6 388 97.2 95.4-98.3
College Graduate 463 19 3.8 2.2- 6.4 444 96.2 93.6-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 607 34 4.7 2.8- 7.9 573 95.3 92.1-97.2
$50,000+ 483 22 3.5 2.2- 5.7 461 96.5 94.3-97.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 276 13 2.7 1.5- 5.0 263 97.3 95.0-98.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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