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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 150 52 37.7 28.8-47.4 98 62.3 52.6-71.2
GENDER
Male 49 23 50.3 34.7-65.8 26 49.7 34.2-65.3
Female 101 29 30.4 20.6-42.3 72 69.6 57.7-79.4
RACE
White 127 41 34.4 25.1-44.9 86 65.6 55.1-74.9
Other 22 11 55.4 32.0-76.6 11 44.6 23.4-68.0
AGE
18-44 19 8 38.6 18.4-63.5 11 61.4 36.5-81.6
45+ 130 44 37.8 28.6-48.0 86 62.2 52.0-71.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 28 43.4 30.4-57.4 42 56.6 42.6-69.6
Some College + 79 24 33.8 22.5-47.3 55 66.2 52.7-77.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 36 44.6 31.9-58.0 48 55.4 42.0-68.1
$50,000+ 43 12 33.2 19.0-51.3 31 66.8 48.7-81.0

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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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