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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Arthritis Burden

During the past 30 days, to what extent has your arthritis or joint symptoms interfered with your normal social activities,
such as going shopping, to the movies, or to religious or social gatherings?

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  Total
Respond.^
A lot A little Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,838 891 18.9 17.0-20.9 1,150 22.6 20.7-24.5 2,797 58.6 56.2-60.9
-Alamance County 125 20 15.6 9.5-24.5 28 24.0 16.5-33.7 77 60.3 50.3-69.6
GENDER
Male 35 5 14.1 5.7-30.9 6 17.0 7.2-35.1 24 68.9 50.4-82.9
Female 90 15 16.4 9.0-27.9 22 27.6 18.1-39.6 53 56.0 44.2-67.2
RACE
White 105 12 8.4 4.4-15.4 22 24.7 16.2-35.7 71 66.9 56.0-76.2
Other 20 8 44.3 22.4-68.7 6 21.4 8.8-43.3 6 34.3 14.8-61.1
AGE
18-44 6 0 0.0 . - . 3 46.5 14.2-82.1 3 53.5 17.9-85.8
45+ 116 19 16.9 10.3-26.5 25 22.3 14.9-32.0 72 60.8 50.4-70.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 73 11 15.6 8.4-27.3 18 24.9 15.4-37.7 44 59.5 46.5-71.2
Some College + 52 9 15.6 6.8-31.8 10 22.8 12.0-38.9 33 61.6 45.5-75.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 80 16 20.4 11.8-32.9 18 26.1 16.3-39.2 46 53.5 41.0-65.6
$50,000+ 29 3 8.1 2.1-26.8 4 11.0 3.7-28.0 22 80.9 61.9-91.7

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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