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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 6,678 213 2.8 2.4- 3.3 6,465 97.2 96.7-97.6
-Eastern 2,198 85 3.1 2.4- 4.0 2,113 96.9 96.0-97.6
GENDER
Male 935 38 2.9 2.0- 4.2 897 97.1 95.8-98.0
Female 1,263 47 3.3 2.3- 4.7 1,216 96.7 95.3-97.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,356 48 2.8 2.0- 4.0 1,308 97.2 96.0-98.0
Non-Hispanic Black 572 28 3.5 2.3- 5.4 544 96.5 94.6-97.7
Other 238 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 394 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 298 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 369 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 485 21 3.1 2.0- 4.9 464 96.9 95.1-98.0
65-74 369 24 6.6 4.2-10.1 345 93.4 89.9-95.8
75+ 255 19 7.8 4.4-13.5 236 92.2 86.5-95.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 248 19 6.7 3.9-11.3 229 93.3 88.7-96.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 710 26 2.6 1.7- 4.1 684 97.4 95.9-98.3
Some Post-H.S. 655 21 2.1 1.3- 3.4 634 97.9 96.6-98.7
College Graduate 578 19 2.6 1.6- 4.3 559 97.4 95.7-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 239 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 398 21 4.6 2.9- 7.4 377 95.4 92.6-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 187 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 240 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 276 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 403 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 660 58 7.8 5.7-10.7 602 92.2 89.3-94.3
No 1,485 26 1.2 0.8- 1.9 1,459 98.8 98.1-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 368 15 2.2 1.2- 3.7 353 97.8 96.3-98.8
Non-Veteran 1,825 70 3.3 2.4- 4.4 1,755 96.7 95.6-97.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 297 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 1,734 66 3.0 2.2- 4.0 1,668 97.0 96.0-97.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

**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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