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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Arthritis Burden

Are you now limited in any way in any of your usual activities because of arthritis or joint symptoms?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,860 2,318 48.1 45.8-50.5 2,542 51.9 49.5-54.2
-Gaston County 141 57 50.1 40.0-60.2 84 49.9 39.8-60.0
GENDER
Male 49 14 46.8 30.2-64.2 35 53.2 35.8-69.8
Female 92 43 52.7 40.6-64.4 49 47.3 35.6-59.4
RACE
White 124 49 49.2 38.4-60.2 75 50.8 39.8-61.6
Other 17 8 56.4 30.9-78.9 9 43.6 21.1-69.1
AGE
18-44 14 9 77.7 50.0-92.4 5 22.3 7.6-50.0
45+ 126 47 43.9 33.6-54.8 79 56.1 45.2-66.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 40 50.1 38.0-62.2 54 49.9 37.8-62.0
Some College + 45 16 48.8 31.2-66.7 29 51.2 33.3-68.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 34 46.4 33.8-59.4 55 53.6 40.6-66.2
$50,000+ 20 7 45.2 22.5-70.1 13 54.8 29.9-77.5

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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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