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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 118 18 14.0 8.6-22.1 22 16.2 9.9-25.4 78 69.7 59.7-78.2
GENDER
Male 40 2 5.2 1.3-19.1 9 21.2 9.9-39.7 29 73.6 55.3-86.3
Female 78 16 20.2 12.1-31.8 13 12.8 7.0-22.2 49 67.0 54.7-77.4
RACE
White 77 11 14.4 7.7-25.5 19 24.4 14.6-37.9 47 61.2 48.0-73.0
Other 39 7 14.1 6.3-28.4 3 5.4 1.7-16.1 29 80.5 65.5-90.0
AGE
18-44 8 2 17.5 4.0-52.3 1 20.9 3.1-68.7 5 61.6 25.3-88.4
45+ 108 16 13.8 8.2-22.2 21 15.8 10.0-24.1 71 70.4 60.5-78.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 8 18.1 8.6-34.0 9 18.4 9.1-33.8 24 63.6 46.4-77.9
Some College + 77 10 12.3 6.4-22.5 13 15.3 7.9-27.6 54 72.4 59.6-82.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 56 13 24.7 14.1-39.6 18 29.8 17.4-46.2 25 45.5 30.3-61.5
$50,000+ 40 2 4.7 1.0-19.7 2 4.2 0.9-17.8 36 91.1 76.1-97.0

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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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