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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Northeastern Partnership**

Diabetes Counseling

Urine tests for protein (microalbuminuria test) check if your kidneys are working properly.
When was the last time that you received a urine test for protein?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Within one year More than a year Two or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,383 1,162 82.1 79.2-84.7 72 6.3 4.8- 8.2 64 4.9 3.5- 6.9 85 6.7 5.1- 8.7
-Northeastern Partnership 134 118 86.2 77.9-91.7 5 4.6 1.8-11.3 2 0.9 0.2- 3.4 9 8.4 4.3-15.8
GENDER
Male 39 33 82.4 65.5-92.0 2 7.2 1.8-24.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 10.4 3.9-25.0
Female 95 85 88.5 78.9-94.1 3 2.9 0.9- 8.8 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5 5 7.1 2.8-17.0
RACE
White 58 49 81.2 66.5-90.4 3 7.5 2.2-22.6 2 2.2 0.5- 8.6 4 9.0 3.4-22.1
African American 72 65 88.8 77.4-94.8 2 2.8 0.6-11.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 8.4 3.4-19.4
AGE
18-24 3 2 81.3 26.9-98.1 1 18.7 1.9-73.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 7 5 78.3 39.4-95.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 21.7 4.8-60.6
45-54 31 26 82.4 61.3-93.2 2 10.3 2.6-33.5 2 3.2 0.8-12.7 1 4.1 0.6-24.0
55-64 36 35 96.4 78.6-99.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.6 0.5-21.4
65-74 37 34 88.4 67.9-96.5 1 2.5 0.3-15.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 9.1 2.2-31.2
75+ 18 14 72.8 45.5-89.5 1 5.2 0.7-29.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 22.0 7.3-50.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 43 40 91.0 73.2-97.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.3 1.7-26.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 47 44 92.5 78.5-97.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.5 2.3-21.5
Some Post-H.S. 28 20 70.4 48.6-85.7 3 14.4 4.5-37.9 2 3.7 0.9-14.2 3 11.5 3.6-30.9
College Graduate 16 14 86.1 57.8-96.5 1 6.2 0.9-33.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.7 1.1-38.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 44 41 90.2 71.8-97.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.6 1.8-27.5
$15,000- 24,999 30 25 81.4 61.2-92.4 2 7.8 1.8-28.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 10.7 3.4-29.4
$25,000- 34,999 7 5 65.6 24.5-91.8 1 20.6 2.9-69.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 13.8 1.8-58.4
$35,000- 49,999 9 9 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000-74,999 5 4 75.1 24.3-96.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 24.9 3.4-75.7
$75,000+ 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 82 75 89.4 77.8-95.3 1 2.7 0.4-16.7 2 1.4 0.3- 5.7 4 6.4 2.3-17.1
No 50 42 82.5 68.1-91.3 4 7.6 2.7-19.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 9.9 3.7-23.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 16 14 88.3 62.3-97.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 11.7 2.8-37.7
Non-Veteran 118 104 85.8 76.6-91.8 5 5.4 2.1-13.3 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 7 7.7 3.6-15.9

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*Asked of all respondents that answered YES to diabetes Core question

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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