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 851 2.9 0.1 2.7 3.2
GENDER
Male 334 2.5 0.2 2.2 2.8
Female 517 3.3 0.2 3.0 3.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 11 0.7 0.2 0.2 1.1
25-34 years 42 1.8 0.3 1.2 2.3
35-44 years 54 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.7
45-54 years 87 2.2 0.3 1.7 2.8
55-64 years 186 3.8 0.3 3.2 4.4
65+ years 471 6.1 0.3 5.5 6.7
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 53 3.3 0.5 2.3 4.3
Non-hispanic 794 2.9 0.1 2.7 3.2
RACE
White only 735 2.8 0.1 2.6 3.1
Black or African American only 56 4.5 0.7 3.0 6.0
Other race only 17 2.2 0.6 1.0 3.4
More than one race 24 4.5 1.1 2.4 6.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 76 4.3 0.6 3.2 5.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 262 3.2 0.2 2.8 3.7
Some college 252 2.8 0.2 2.4 3.2
College graduate 258 2.2 0.2 1.9 2.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 5.3 0.7 4.0 6.7
$15,000 to $24,999 154 4.1 0.4 3.3 4.8
$25,000 to $34,999 100 3.4 0.4 2.6 4.2
$35,000 to $49,999 113 2.8 0.3 2.2 3.4
$50,000 or more 227 2.0 0.2 1.7 2.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 219 1.6 0.1 1.3 1.8
Out of work 39 3.9 0.7 2.5 5.3
Homemaker/Student 56 2.1 0.4 1.4 2.8
Retired 385 5.7 0.3 5.1 6.4
Unable to work 146 9.8 0.9 8.0 11.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 386 4.9 0.3 4.3 5.5
1 to less than 20 hours 39 2.3 0.4 1.4 3.1
20 hours to less than 40 hours 73 2.4 0.3 1.7 3.0
40 plus hours 144 1.4 0.1 1.1 1.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 450 2.8 0.2 2.5 3.1
Divorced/Seperated 151 3.9 0.4 3.1 4.6
Widowed 183 6.8 0.6 5.7 7.9
Never married 67 1.3 0.2 0.9 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 468 7.4 0.4 6.6 8.1
Not living with a disability 355 1.7 0.1 1.5 1.9
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 55 3.7 0.6 2.5 4.8
Rural 78 2.8 0.4 2.0 3.5
Densely-settled rural 149 3.4 0.3 2.8 4.1
Semi-Urban 124 2.7 0.3 2.2 3.3
Urban 445 2.8 0.2 2.5 3.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 783 3.0 0.1 2.7 3.2
Uninsured 60 2.5 0.4 1.8 3.3
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 272 9.0 0.6 7.8 10.2
No diabetes 578 2.3 0.1 2.1 2.5
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 118 4.6 0.5 3.6 5.6
No current asthma 723 2.8 0.1 2.5 3.0
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 492 6.4 0.3 5.7 7.0
No 356 1.8 0.1 1.6 2.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 151 6.1 0.6 4.9 7.3
<14 days mental health NOT good 684 2.6 0.1 2.4 2.8
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 132 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.9
Non-smoker 688 2.9 0.1 2.6 3.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 215 2.3 0.2 2.0 2.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 274 3.0 0.2 2.5 3.4
Obese, BMI>=30 295 3.5 0.2 3.0 3.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 446 2.3 0.1 2.0 2.6
No 331 4.8 0.3 4.2 5.4
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 155 3.7 0.3 3.1 4.4
Did not serve on active duty 691 2.8 0.1 2.6 3.1

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.