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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 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 6,678 213 2.8 2.4- 3.3 6,465 97.2 96.7-97.6
Region 1 & 2 1,007 35 3.3 2.1- 5.0 972 96.7 95.0-97.9
GENDER
Male 442 *** *** *** 433 98.0 96.0-99.0
Female 565 26 4.5 2.6- 7.4 539 95.5 92.6-97.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 849 32 3.6 2.3- 5.5 817 96.4 94.5-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 102 *** *** *** 100 99.7 98.6-99.9
AGE
18-44 261 *** *** *** 257 98.2 93.9-99.5
44-64 364 12 2.9 1.5- 5.5 352 97.1 94.5-98.5
65+ 371 19 6.1 3.6-10.2 352 93.9 89.8-96.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 389 18 4.3 2.3- 7.7 371 95.7 92.3-97.7
Some College + 615 17 2.5 1.4- 4.3 598 97.5 95.7-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 508 22 4.2 2.5- 7.2 486 95.8 92.8-97.5
$50,000+ 303 *** *** *** 295 97.8 95.1-99.0

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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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