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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 174 64 38.4 29.8-47.7 110 61.6 52.3-70.2
GENDER
Male 62 24 42.0 28.4-57.0 38 58.0 43.0-71.6
Female 112 40 35.6 25.4-47.3 72 64.4 52.7-74.6
RACE
White 162 60 38.4 29.5-48.1 102 61.6 51.9-70.5
Other 11 3 33.0 10.0-68.7 8 67.0 31.3-90.0
AGE
18-44 14 6 38.3 16.2-66.6 8 61.7 33.4-83.8
45+ 158 58 38.8 30.3-48.0 100 61.2 52.0-69.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 46 43.8 32.0-56.3 61 56.2 43.7-68.0
Some College + 67 18 29.5 18.5-43.5 49 70.5 56.5-81.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 44 48.1 35.6-61.0 63 51.9 39.0-64.4
$50,000+ 40 8 14.8 7.0-28.5 32 85.2 71.5-93.0

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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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