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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Arthritis Burden

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have some form of arthritis,
rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus, or fibromyalgia?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,940 4,882 27.6 26.4-28.8 8,058 72.4 71.2-73.6
-Randolph County 345 120 24.5 19.6-30.2 225 75.5 69.8-80.4
GENDER
Male 140 35 16.0 10.8-23.0 105 84.0 77.0-89.2
Female 205 85 35.9 28.2-44.4 120 64.1 55.6-71.8
RACE
White 305 108 24.8 19.6-30.8 197 75.2 69.2-80.4
Other 38 11 22.9 11.3-41.0 27 77.1 59.0-88.7
AGE
18-44 99 13 10.1 5.5-18.0 86 89.9 82.0-94.5
45+ 243 107 40.9 33.7-48.5 136 59.1 51.5-66.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 198 70 24.0 17.6-31.9 128 76.0 68.1-82.4
Some College + 147 50 25.1 18.1-33.8 97 74.9 66.2-81.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 75 29.1 21.9-37.6 119 70.9 62.4-78.1
$50,000+ 90 21 18.3 11.2-28.4 69 81.7 71.6-88.8

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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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