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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Non-Hispanic Black

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 6,513 240 3.2 2.8- 3.8 6,273 96.8 96.2-97.2
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,266 54 4.0 2.8- 5.6 1,212 96.0 94.4-97.2
GENDER
Male 514 24 3.9 2.2- 6.6 490 96.1 93.4-97.8
Female 752 30 4.1 2.6- 6.5 722 95.9 93.5-97.4
AGE
18-34 277 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 219 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 271 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 195 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 448 23 3.8 2.1- 6.7 425 96.2 93.3-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 346 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 309 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 194 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 260 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 326 28 9.1 5.5-14.6 298 90.9 85.4-94.5
No 837 24 2.7 1.6- 4.4 813 97.3 95.6-98.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 391 31 7.9 4.8-12.6 360 92.1 87.4-95.2
No 830 22 2.7 1.6- 4.5 808 97.3 95.5-98.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,115 47 4.0 2.7- 5.8 1,068 96.0 94.2-97.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 448 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 238 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 580 32 5.4 3.3- 8.8 548 94.6 91.2-96.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 626 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 292 22 8.2 4.6-14.2 270 91.8 85.8-95.4
Unable to Work 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 249 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 430 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 332 19 3.9 2.1- 6.9 313 96.1 93.1-97.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 384 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 550 21 3.9 2.3- 6.5 529 96.1 93.5-97.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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