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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Arthritis

Have you ever seen a doctor or other health professional for these joint symptoms?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,021 2,124 68.2 65.5-70.8 897 31.8 29.2-34.5
Pitt County 169 117 61.5 49.8-72.1 52 38.5 27.9-50.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 211 154 69.8 61.8-76.7 57 30.2 23.3-38.2
Forsyth 213 154 69.8 61.9-76.6 59 30.2 23.4-38.1
Guilford 181 131 70.2 61.5-77.6 50 29.8 22.4-38.5
Henderson/Transylvania 217 151 64.0 53.4-73.5 66 36.0 26.5-46.6
Mecklenburg 186 120 60.2 50.3-69.3 66 39.8 30.7-49.7
Orange 186 129 65.2 56.4-73.1 57 34.8 26.9-43.6
Randolph 197 135 64.5 55.8-72.4 62 35.5 27.6-44.2
Robeson 211 143 61.7 52.7-70.0 68 38.3 30.0-47.3
Wake 165 108 65.2 56.2-73.2 57 34.8 26.8-43.8
Western NC 336 236 68.3 62.3-73.8 100 31.7 26.2-37.7
Piedmont NC 404 296 70.6 64.5-76.1 108 29.4 23.9-35.5
Eastern NC 345 250 69.4 63.1-75.1 95 30.6 24.9-36.9

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Pitt 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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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