2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 Demographics

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 1,467 595 44.0 40.5-47.5 872 56.0 52.5-59.5
Region 6 & 7 272 116 46.7 39.4-54.1 156 53.3 45.9-60.6
GENDER
Male 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 163 66 45.7 36.2-55.6 97 54.3 44.4-63.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 161 63 42.5 33.3-52.2 98 57.5 47.8-66.7
Non-Hispanic Black 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 169 60 36.4 27.8-45.8 109 63.6 54.2-72.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 154 77 53.3 43.4-62.9 77 46.7 37.1-56.6
$50,000+ 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*For those with arthritis, this question was asked regardless of the their employment status.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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