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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Arthritis

Limited work activities (Arthritis)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Told have arthritis and have limited work Told have arthritis and have not limited work Not told they have arthritis
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,238 444 9.5 8.5-10.5 850 17.3 16.0-18.6 2,944 73.3 71.7-74.8
Region 8 500 68 11.4 8.6-15.0 119 18.3 14.9-22.4 313 70.2 65.4-74.6
GENDER
Male 224 22 8.3 5.3-12.8 47 17.1 12.2-23.4 155 74.6 67.8-80.4
Female 276 46 14.4 10.1-20.3 72 19.5 15.0-25.0 158 66.1 59.0-72.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 317 40 11.1 7.8-15.5 86 20.3 16.0-25.4 191 68.6 62.6-74.0
Non-Hispanic Black 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 104 20 12.1 7.2-19.5 12 6.3 3.1-12.1 72 81.7 73.1-87.9
AGE
18-44 162 12 7.0 3.7-12.6 *** *** *** 140 87.2 79.9-92.1
45-64 178 35 18.9 13.0-26.6 40 19.7 14.1-26.8 103 61.4 52.9-69.3
65+ 158 21 10.5 6.6-16.5 69 42.2 33.6-51.3 68 47.2 38.2-56.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 30 11.1 7.3-16.5 53 21.3 15.6-28.3 125 67.6 59.9-74.5
Some Post-H.S. 155 28 15.3 9.9-23.0 34 14.2 9.7-20.3 93 70.5 62.0-77.8
College Graduate 134 *** *** *** 30 17.0 11.5-24.4 94 77.4 69.4-83.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 218 32 11.7 7.8-17.3 57 20.1 14.9-26.5 129 68.2 60.7-74.9
$50,000+ 165 17 9.6 5.6-15.9 31 16.7 10.9-24.8 117 73.7 65.0-80.9
Don't know/Not Sure 112 19 14.3 8.3-23.6 31 18.6 12.4-26.9 62 67.1 56.8-76.0

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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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