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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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
Region 6 560 25 4.9 3.2- 7.3 535 95.1 92.7-96.8
GENDER
Male 249 13 5.7 3.3-10.0 236 94.3 90.0-96.7
Female 311 12 4.0 2.2- 7.4 299 96.0 92.6-97.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 314 12 3.8 2.1- 7.0 302 96.2 93.0-97.9
Non-Hispanic Black 162 *** *** *** 153 92.7 86.1-96.3
Other 77 *** *** *** 74 96.2 88.6-98.8
AGE
18-44 215 *** *** *** 210 97.5 93.9-99.0
45-64 180 *** *** *** 170 93.3 87.6-96.5
65+ 159 *** *** *** 149 91.8 84.5-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 234 13 5.5 3.0- 9.7 221 94.5 90.3-97.0
Some College + 324 12 4.3 2.4- 7.7 312 95.7 92.3-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 16 6.4 3.8-10.6 275 93.6 89.4-96.2
$50,000+ 159 *** *** *** 156 98.4 95.0-99.5

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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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