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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 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 6,513 240 3.2 2.8- 3.8 6,273 96.8 96.2-97.2
Regions 1 & 2 1,063 41 2.8 1.9- 4.0 1,022 97.2 96.0-98.1
GENDER
Male 463 23 3.2 2.0- 5.1 440 96.8 94.9-98.0
Female 600 18 2.3 1.2- 4.4 582 97.7 95.6-98.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 917 35 2.7 1.7- 4.0 882 97.3 96.0-98.3
Non-Hispanic Black 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 98 *** *** *** 94 97.2 91.3-99.1
AGE
18-44 276 *** *** *** 276 100 . - .
45-64 376 15 3.3 1.7- 6.6 361 96.7 93.4-98.3
65+ 394 26 6.2 4.0- 9.4 368 93.8 90.6-96.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 435 22 3.7 2.2- 6.2 413 96.3 93.8-97.8
Some College + 629 19 1.9 1.1- 3.3 610 98.1 96.7-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 540 29 4.0 2.5- 6.4 511 96.0 93.6-97.5
$50,000+ 325 *** *** *** 318 98.8 97.4-99.5

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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.

^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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