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Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have arthritis?


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3006 838  24.8  (23.2-26.6) 2168  75.2  (73.4-76.8)
GENDER      
Male 1141 247  20.0  (17.6-22.7)  894  80.0  (77.3-82.4)
Female 1865 591  29.2  (27.0-31.5) 1274  70.8  (68.5-73.0)
RACE      
White 2310 659  25.9  (24.0-27.9) 1651  74.1  (72.1-76.0)
African American  591 163  23.1  (19.4-27.2)  428  76.9  (72.8-80.6)
AGE      
18-24  247   9   2.7  ( 1.3- 5.4)  238  97.3  (94.6-98.7)
25-34  540  33   5.6  ( 3.9- 8.0)  507  94.4  (92.0-96.1)
35-44  623 103  17.7  (14.4-21.5)  520  82.3  (78.5-85.6)
45-54  553 157  27.2  (23.1-31.7)  396  72.8  (68.3-76.9)
55-64  406 173  42.9  (37.7-48.2)  233  57.1  (51.8-62.3)
65+  621 359  56.5  (52.2-60.7)  262  43.5  (39.3-47.8)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  506 238  40.8  (35.9-45.9)  268  59.2  (54.1-64.1)
H.S. or G.E.D.  938 254  23.8  (21.0-26.9)  684  76.2  (73.1-79.0)
Some Post-H.S.  754 187  23.0  (19.7-26.7)  567  77.0  (73.3-80.3)
College Graduate  802 156  17.4  (14.7-20.4)  646  82.6  (79.6-85.3)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  337 165  43.7  (37.8-49.8)  172  56.3  (50.2-62.2)
$15,000- 24,999  555 169  28.1  (24.1-32.5)  386  71.9  (67.5-75.9)
$25,000- 34,999  426  89  18.1  (14.6-22.4)  337  81.9  (77.6-85.4)
$35,000- 49,999  446 100  20.4  (16.6-24.9)  346  79.6  (75.1-83.4)
$50,000+  772 151  18.8  (15.9-22.0)  621  81.2  (78.0-84.1)

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.