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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 590 21 3.5 2.1- 6.0 569 96.5 94.0-97.9
GENDER
Male 277 *** *** *** 268 98.0 95.8-99.1
Female 313 12 5.0 2.5- 9.7 301 95.0 90.3-97.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 366 12 2.8 1.4- 5.5 354 97.2 94.5-98.6
Non-Hispanic Black 120 *** *** *** 115 93.5 82.2-97.8
Other 98 *** *** *** 96 97.9 91.9-99.5
AGE
18-44 192 *** *** *** 186 96.7 91.8-98.7
45-64 215 *** *** *** 209 96.4 91.2-98.6
65+ 180 *** *** *** 172 96.3 92.3-98.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 270 12 5.0 2.5- 9.8 258 95.0 90.2-97.5
Some College + 319 *** *** *** 310 97.9 95.7-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 13 4.5 2.3- 8.7 292 95.5 91.3-97.7
$50,000+ 166 *** *** *** 165 99.9 99.4- 100

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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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