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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Arthritis Burden

In this next question, we are referring to work for pay. Do arthritis or joint symptoms now
affect whether you work, the type of work you do, or the amount of work you do?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,788 1,452 32.2 29.9-34.5 3,336 67.8 65.5-70.1
-Cumberland County 154 56 33.2 25.2-42.3 98 66.8 57.7-74.8
GENDER
Male 56 26 41.6 27.7-56.9 30 58.4 43.1-72.3
Female 98 30 27.1 18.5-37.9 68 72.9 62.1-81.5
RACE
White 98 34 34.2 24.0-46.1 64 65.8 53.9-76.0
Other 56 22 31.7 20.0-46.2 34 68.3 53.8-80.0
AGE
18-44 21 9 33.1 16.3-55.7 12 66.9 44.3-83.7
45+ 131 46 32.5 23.9-42.4 85 67.5 57.6-76.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 63 23 34.2 22.0-48.8 40 65.8 51.2-78.0
Some College + 91 33 32.5 22.5-44.4 58 67.5 55.6-77.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 35 38.1 27.1-50.4 50 61.9 49.6-72.9
$50,000+ 52 16 29.7 17.9-44.9 36 70.3 55.1-82.1

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This question was asked regardless of the respondent's employment status.

^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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