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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 494 24 2.8 1.8- 4.3 470 97.2 95.7-98.2
GENDER
Male 209 12 3.2 1.8- 5.9 197 96.8 94.1-98.2
Female 285 12 2.4 1.2- 4.5 273 97.6 95.5-98.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 312 12 2.3 1.2- 4.3 300 97.7 95.7-98.8
Non-Hispanic Black 139 11 4.5 2.4- 8.5 128 95.5 91.5-97.6
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 *** *** *** 130 100 . - .
45-64 196 11 3.4 1.8- 6.4 185 96.6 93.6-98.2
65+ 165 13 7.0 3.9-12.4 152 93.0 87.6-96.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 205 11 2.9 1.5- 5.4 194 97.1 94.6-98.5
Some College + 288 13 2.8 1.5- 5.0 275 97.2 95.0-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 17 4.1 2.5- 6.9 219 95.9 93.1-97.5
$50,000+ 166 *** *** *** 161 98.3 95.6-99.4

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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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