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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 1,007 35 3.3 2.1- 5.0 972 96.7 95.0-97.9
Region 3 607 25 3.9 2.5- 6.3 582 96.1 93.7-97.5
Region 4 1,217 33 2.8 1.8- 4.2 1,184 97.2 95.8-98.2
Region 5 827 17 2.0 1.2- 3.3 810 98.0 96.7-98.8
Region 6 516 20 3.5 2.1- 5.8 496 96.5 94.2-97.9
Region 7 903 22 2.0 1.3- 3.2 881 98.0 96.8-98.7
Region 8 667 22 2.7 1.7- 4.5 645 97.3 95.5-98.3
Region 9 & 10 934 39 3.3 2.2- 4.9 895 96.7 95.1-97.8
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,198 85 3.1 2.4- 4.0 2,113 96.9 96.0-97.6
Piedmont 3,352 89 2.5 2.0- 3.2 3,263 97.5 96.8-98.0
Western NC 1,128 39 3.3 2.2- 5.0 1,089 96.7 95.0-97.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 843 32 4.1 2.6- 6.3 811 95.9 93.7-97.4
Northwest 992 39 3.6 2.4- 5.4 953 96.4 94.6-97.6
Charlotte 1,016 23 2.4 1.4- 3.8 993 97.6 96.2-98.6
Greensboro 614 16 2.3 1.3- 4.0 598 97.7 96.0-98.7
Southern Regional 602 26 3.4 2.2- 5.4 576 96.6 94.6-97.8
Southeast 384 13 3.3 1.7- 6.1 371 96.7 93.9-98.3
Wake 1,021 16 1.5 0.9- 2.6 1,005 98.5 97.4-99.1
Area L & Eastern 1,206 48 3.1 2.2- 4.4 1,158 96.9 95.6-97.8

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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.

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