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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 827 17 2.0 1.2- 3.3 810 98.0 96.7-98.8
GENDER
Male 355 *** *** *** 350 99.0 97.5-99.6
Female 472 12 2.8 1.5- 5.3 460 97.2 94.7-98.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 497 13 2.6 1.4- 4.8 484 97.4 95.2-98.6
Non-Hispanic Black 191 *** *** *** 190 99.4 95.7-99.9
Other 123 *** *** *** 121 98.8 94.6-99.7
AGE
18-44 315 *** *** *** 310 98.5 96.2-99.5
44-64 288 *** *** *** 283 98.3 95.7-99.3
65+ 210 *** *** *** 203 96.2 91.3-98.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 292 *** *** *** 285 97.6 94.8-98.9
Some College + 529 *** *** *** 519 98.3 96.6-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 351 *** *** *** 341 97.6 95.2-98.8
$50,000+ 300 *** *** *** 297 99.0 96.7-99.7

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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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