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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Arthritis

Are you now limited in any way in any activities because of joint symptoms?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,563 906 34.1 31.3-37.0 1,657 65.9 63.0-68.7
Cumberland County 173 62 32.9 25.7-41.1 111 67.1 58.9-74.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 192 72 39.7 32.2-47.8 120 60.3 52.2-67.8
Durham 144 42 24.3 16.8-33.8 102 75.7 66.2-83.2
Forsyth 186 65 28.9 22.4-36.3 121 71.1 63.7-77.6
Gaston 203 79 38.9 31.7-46.6 124 61.1 53.4-68.3
Guilford 153 57 35.6 27.6-44.5 96 64.4 55.5-72.4
Mecklenburg 146 33 22.4 15.9-30.7 113 77.6 69.3-84.1
New Hanover 172 60 34.1 26.8-42.3 112 65.9 57.7-73.2
Onslow 179 67 35.1 27.6-43.4 112 64.9 56.6-72.4
Wake 155 45 29.0 21.5-38.0 110 71.0 62.0-78.5
Western NC 301 117 36.5 30.7-42.7 184 63.5 57.3-69.3
Piedmont NC 292 102 32.8 26.4-39.9 190 67.2 60.1-73.6
Eastern NC 267 105 39.6 32.8-46.8 162 60.4 53.2-67.2

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported having pain, aching, stiffness or swelling in or around a joint.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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