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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Arthritis

Limited usual activities (Arthritis)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Told have arthritis and have limited usual activities Told have arthritis and have not limited usual activities Not told they have arthritis
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,238 545 11.1 10.1-12.2 749 15.6 14.4-17.0 2,944 73.3 71.7-74.7
Region 8 498 79 12.9 10.0-16.5 106 16.8 13.4-20.7 313 70.3 65.5-74.7
GENDER
Male 222 23 8.9 5.8-13.4 44 16.1 11.3-22.4 155 75.0 68.2-80.8
Female 276 56 16.8 12.2-22.6 62 17.4 13.1-22.8 158 65.8 58.8-72.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 316 52 12.8 9.5-17.2 73 18.5 14.3-23.6 191 68.7 62.7-74.1
Non-Hispanic Black 80 11 15.3 7.8-27.7 19 18.9 11.0-30.4 *** *** ***
Other 102 16 10.6 5.9-18.3 14 6.7 3.7-11.9 72 82.7 74.3-88.8
AGE
18-44 162 *** *** *** 12 7.2 3.6-13.9 140 87.2 79.9-92.1
45-64 176 35 19.5 13.5-27.4 38 18.4 13.0-25.3 103 62.1 53.5-70.0
65+ 158 34 19.0 13.2-26.5 56 34.2 26.1-43.2 68 46.8 37.9-56.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 36 13.8 9.5-19.5 45 18.1 12.8-25.0 125 68.1 60.3-75.0
Some Post-H.S. 154 29 14.2 9.1-21.5 32 15.4 10.5-22.0 93 70.4 61.8-77.7
College Graduate 135 14 8.7 4.9-14.9 27 14.4 9.6-21.2 94 76.9 68.9-83.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 219 38 12.1 8.3-17.4 52 20.0 14.8-26.6 129 67.8 60.3-74.5
$50,000+ 165 19 11.8 7.3-18.7 29 14.5 9.1-22.2 117 73.7 65.0-80.9
Don't know/Not Sure 109 22 16.8 10.3-26.1 25 15.0 9.4-23.2 62 68.2 57.8-77.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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