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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford County

Arthritis

Were these symptoms present on most days for at least one month?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,549 1,443 55.1 52.0-58.2 1,106 44.9 41.8-48.0
Guilford County 151 92 59.8 50.5-68.4 59 40.2 31.6-49.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 193 107 57.2 49.3-64.7 86 42.8 35.3-50.7
Cumberland 172 102 57.2 48.4-65.5 70 42.8 34.5-51.6
Durham 143 83 53.9 41.9-65.4 60 46.1 34.6-58.1
Forsyth 183 97 50.1 41.6-58.7 86 49.9 41.3-58.4
Gaston 201 119 57.7 49.9-65.1 82 42.3 34.9-50.1
Mecklenburg 147 77 47.0 38.3-55.9 70 53.0 44.1-61.7
New Hanover 170 92 53.3 45.0-61.5 78 46.7 38.5-55.0
Onslow 178 94 51.4 43.2-59.6 84 48.6 40.4-56.8
Wake 157 73 47.2 38.3-56.1 84 52.8 43.9-61.7
Western NC 298 186 61.8 55.3-67.8 112 38.2 32.2-44.7
Piedmont NC 288 164 54.6 47.0-62.0 124 45.4 38.0-53.0
Eastern NC 268 157 56.3 49.1-63.2 111 43.7 36.8-50.9

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Guilford 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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