Percentage of Adults Who are EVER Diagnosed With Kidney Disease

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 311 2.0 0.1 1.7 2.3
GENDER
Female 185 2.1 0.2 1.7 2.6
Male 126 1.8 0.2 1.4 2.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.6
25-34 years 10 1.2 0.4 0.4 2.1
35-44 years 13 0.9 0.3 0.4 1.4
45-54 years 41 2.0 0.4 1.3 2.7
55-64 years 75 2.5 0.3 1.9 3.1
65+ years 171 4.5 0.4 3.7 5.2
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 304 2.1 0.1 1.8 2.4
Hispanic 6 1.0 0.5 0.0 2.0
RACE
White only 274 2.0 0.1 1.7 2.3
Black or African American only 21 3.0 0.9 1.2 4.8
Other race only 12 1.3 0.5 0.3 2.4
More than one race 3 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.9
EDUCATION
Less than high school 29 3.0 0.7 1.6 4.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 102 2.3 0.3 1.8 2.9
Some college 100 1.8 0.2 1.4 2.2
College graduate 80 1.4 0.2 1.0 1.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 49 3.8 0.8 2.3 5.4
$15,000 to $24,999 67 2.6 0.4 1.8 3.5
$25,000 to $34,999 52 2.7 0.4 1.8 3.5
$35,000 to $49,999 49 2.2 0.4 1.5 2.9
$50,000 or more 68 1.2 0.2 0.9 1.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 74 0.9 0.1 0.7 1.2
Out of work 12 2.4 0.8 0.8 4.1
Homemaker/Student 14 0.9 0.3 0.4 1.4
Retired 142 4.1 0.4 3.3 4.8
Unable to work 69 8.2 1.3 5.6 10.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 137 3.0 0.3 2.4 3.5
1 to less than 20 hours 17 1.9 0.6 0.7 3.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 17 0.9 0.3 0.4 1.4
40 plus hours 55 1.0 0.2 0.7 1.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 155 1.8 0.2 1.5 2.2
Divorced/Separated 53 2.6 0.5 1.6 3.6
Widowed 79 4.9 0.7 3.5 6.2
Never married 23 1.1 0.3 0.4 1.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 107 1.0 0.1 0.7 1.2
Have a disability 200 5.3 0.5 4.4 6.2
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 26 4.3 1.1 2.2 6.5
Rural 34 2.1 0.4 1.3 3.0
Densely-settled rural 53 1.9 0.3 1.3 2.4
Semi-Urban 51 2.2 0.4 1.4 3.0
Urban 147 1.7 0.2 1.3 2.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 21 1.2 0.3 0.6 1.9
Insured 290 2.1 0.2 1.8 2.4
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 200 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.7
Have diabetes 111 7.0 0.8 5.4 8.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 269 1.9 0.1 1.6 2.1
Current Asthma 41 3.2 0.7 1.9 4.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 118 1.1 0.1 0.9 1.4
Have arthritis 193 4.7 0.4 3.9 5.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 241 1.7 0.1 1.4 2.0
14+ days mental health NOT good 56 3.9 0.7 2.5 5.2
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 274 2.1 0.2 1.7 2.4
Current smoker 33 1.6 0.3 0.9 2.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 87 1.6 0.2 1.2 2.0
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 91 1.8 0.2 1.3 2.2
Obese, BMI>=30 118 2.6 0.3 2.0 3.3
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 133 3.6 0.4 2.8 4.5
Participates in leisure time physical activity 177 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.7
VETERAN STATUS
No 250 1.9 0.2 1.6 2.1
Yes 61 3.0 0.4 2.1 3.8

Numerator: Respondents who reported they had been told by a doctor, nurse, or other
health professional that they have kidney disease
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.