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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 903 22 2.0 1.3- 3.2 881 98.0 96.8-98.7
GENDER
Male 392 14 2.8 1.6- 4.9 378 97.2 95.1-98.4
Female 511 *** *** *** 503 98.6 97.2-99.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 534 12 1.9 1.0- 3.5 522 98.1 96.5-99.0
Non-Hispanic Black 217 *** *** *** 209 97.2 94.2-98.7
Other 138 *** *** *** 136 98.6 94.0-99.7
AGE
18-44 375 *** *** *** 372 99.4 98.0-99.8
44-64 316 *** *** *** 310 98.4 96.2-99.3
65+ 196 13 7.3 4.1-12.7 183 92.7 87.3-95.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 315 *** *** *** 307 98.3 96.3-99.2
Some College + 585 14 2.2 1.3- 3.9 571 97.8 96.1-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 361 *** *** *** 351 98.0 96.2-98.9
$50,000+ 356 *** *** *** 349 98.0 95.5-99.1

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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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